Proofreading Service - Pain in the English
Proofreading Service - Pain in the English

Your Pain Is Our Pleasure

24-Hour Proofreading Service—We proofread your Google Docs or Microsoft Word files. We hate grammatical errors with passion. Learn More

Proofreading Service - Pain in the English
Proofreading Service - Pain in the English

Your Pain Is Our Pleasure

24-Hour Proofreading Service—We proofread your Google Docs or Microsoft Word files. We hate grammatical errors with passion. Learn More

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Liverwort

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April 16, 2014

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“it’s the put-er-on-er-er”

  • April 18, 2014, 7:51am

By golly there IS such a thing as a "pants-putter-downer" on YouTube!
https://www.youtube.com/embed/BDQ0UUZ0k50

Which sound “normal” to you?

  • April 17, 2014, 9:09am

E) Why can't we give up FISH for lent?
(personally, I love fish)

“it’s the put-er-on-er-er”

  • April 17, 2014, 9:00am

It a quick and dirty way of adding emphasis to what you are saying. Like italicizing ing ing (that would be looking at something slanted three time normal italics) or Underling ing ing (Word with three lines under it) Have you got that all straightened out better-er-er now?

Have diphthongs gone for good?

  • April 17, 2014, 8:34am

As typewriters came into common use, I can't see how the mechanical versions would allow letters to overlap. They are designed to strike and advance to the next space.
Backspacing to over-strike a character is simple enough, but generating 1/2 space overlap consistently? tricky at best.