Category Archives: Spelling

Spelling, and grammar. Why it’s increasingly hard to get away with it.

People worry that spelling and grammar are going out of the window. In a world of txt speak, in a world where ‘ask’ mysteriously becomes ‘aks’ (or ax?), in a world where even my middle class, podiatrist friend accidentally called … Continue reading

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The Improtance of Spelling

Does spelling matter? If i get a cv with a typo in it, i’m  likely to reject it out of hand. It’s not the fact that the person doesn’t know how to spell, it’s the fact that they haven’t proofed … Continue reading

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