GOOD JOB NANCY!
Oh sorry me forgot raise my hand :o)
I for one appreciate the Police work you do.
By the way, is Antiestablishmentdisenterism spelled right?
On Wed, Jul 23, 2008 at 11:09 PM, <AffordPlbg@aol.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> This is Nancy, Gary Wasserman's wife. I usually have no interest in
> written on this list. Tonight, however, Gary called me in and said,
> there's something here I think you'll want to read." Well, I've read
> response and haven't stopped smiling yet!
> My father's nickname is "The Chief of the Grammar Police" and I am my
> father's daughter! Misspelled words jump out at me when I'm reading
> anything. I
> can't enjoy a nice restaurant meal without finding typos on the menu. I
> to take photos of store signs that have misspellings, because I think
> so ridiculous.
> Gary and I recently hired a tile installer to do some work at our house.
> gave me several contracts to read and sign, and I found many mistakes on
> each one. Of course, I had to point them out to him! Even his newly
> business card had the word "buisness" on it, and although he said he asked
> people to proof it, nobody caught it. How can this be?
> Besides "its" versus "it's," I think my biggest pet peeve is the misuse of
> the word I. Yes, we all learn in school that one does not say, "Me and
> went to the park," but rather "Gary and I went to the park." Unless the
> is part of the object, however, the use of the word "me" is usually
> "She went to the park with Gary and I" is not right. The way one checks
> to take away the other person. You wouldn't say, "She went to the park
> I," but rather, "She went to the park with me." So, the correct sentence
> "She went to the park with Gary and me."
> Okay, I'm through boring you. I just thought I'd put in my two cents.
> Thanks for talking about something besides Datsun Roadsters for a change.
> Nancy Person (Yes, I am a teacher)
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