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Lord Lucan 17 Apr 2019 19:41 pm said..

Oxford Glaws wrote:
Rhino wrote:Still 14/1 with Bet 365, yesterday


And offering E/W for final two places at 1/3 odds. Effectively - 5/1 to win our semi - too good to miss.


2.83 to win the semi.
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David 17 Apr 2019 19:54 pm said..

Lord Lucan wrote:
Oxford Glaws wrote:
Rhino wrote:Still 14/1 with Bet 365, yesterday


And offering E/W for final two places at 1/3 odds. Effectively - 5/1 to win our semi - too good to miss.


2.83 to 1 to win the semi.


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Lord Lucan 17 Apr 2019 20:03 pm said..

Sorry miscalculation it’s 1.83 to 1 to win the semi
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Porky 17 Apr 2019 20:54 pm said..

MartynWestBerks wrote:
Porky wrote:Why is asking you to have the courtesy to spell someone's name correctly puerile?

It might have been more appropriate to engage in the content of the article rather than trying to prove how clever and superior you are.


I did discuss the article in my original post before pointing out the mistake in Danny’s surname. It is nothing to do with being clever or superior; it’s just asking for the courtesy of spelling names correctly.
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upton dc 17 Apr 2019 21:25 pm said..

The mis-spelling of names is the least important grammatical error, particularly when the context of the text gives you a big clue to whom you are referring. More important, to my mind, is the correct application of punctuation as the incorrect use of commas and apostrophes, for example, can lead to confusion and mis-understanding. The mis-spelling of Cipriani is unlikely to.
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James J 17 Apr 2019 21:44 pm said..

upton dc wrote:The mis-spelling of names is the least important grammatical error, particularly when the context of the text gives you a big clue to whom you are referring. More important, to my mind, is the correct application of punctuation as the incorrect use of commas and apostrophes, for example, can lead to confusion and mis-understanding. The mis-spelling of Cipriani is unlikely to.


Or rather a misunderstanding and a misspelling ;)
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DieTrying 17 Apr 2019 21:46 pm said..

Fair credit to porky, I've never met a person who's never made a spelling mistake until now. A rare beast indeed.

Edit: Checked spelling.

Edit 2: chewckde Grammar.
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Tumpy+1 17 Apr 2019 23:19 pm said..

Wow ... we have spelling police :D
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tigerchef 17 Apr 2019 23:43 pm said..

Always annoys me when pedants attack the grammar and spelling in a post, instead of the argument. As some have said, auto spelling and website checkers can have an effect, affect? Who cares. They can take there shizzle elsewhere.
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Sky blue 18 Apr 2019 05:10 am said..

*their

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