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Spelling

Saturday, April 22nd, 2006
--- In GDP-UK@yahoogroups.com, “Gobby”  wrote:
>
> John Uytman  wrote:
> > Is it just me?  Is it because it is ten to midnight?
> >
> > I`ve just given up reading today`s posts in disgust. We`re supposed
> > to be careful, fastidious, professional people.
> >
> > Some of the spelling here is atrocious. Please, please check your
> > spelling, for pity`s sake!!!
> >
> >
> > P.S. Apologies in advance for any unintentional errors in my own
> > spelling; I would refer anyone interested in this topic to Bill
> > Bryson`s book on the English language. A fascinating read.
>
> Spelling looks fine, I’m just amused by your use of the back-quote
instead
> of the apostrophe ;o)
>
> –
> =============================
> Gobby Heath, Horsham, West Sussex
>       GDP-UK@…
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Hi Gobby,
Your spelling also looks fine. I’m just amused by your use of the apostrophe rather than the closing single quote character :-) .

Regards,

Mark