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#101 2018-05-06 19:38:54

Bimps
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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

soniiiety wrote:
Bimps wrote:

i think translator is a **** account. imagine how demeaning it is to see that for these people that dont know how to speak english. "hey, you arent legible enough, so here's what people will read instead."
also uh yeah if you cant read it without putting effort into it it should be considered spam

wait are you saying that is what translator say? or you and others?

im saying that whoever runs the account "translator" should stop because it's extremely rude to create an account solely for correcting grammar


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#102 2018-05-06 22:54:18

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

ohhhhhhhhhh i never knew that. ok then but what, if they ask to translate what you post? and they pm or dm to ask, it doesnt have to be a translator for everyone.


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#103 2018-05-06 22:56:56

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

How about we just don't correct people? It probably **** them off to be corrected cause they don't know proper English. I know I would.

#104 2018-05-06 23:01:10

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

i wouldn't be angry, unless they were angry at me and shouted at me to correct it, but fi they did it without any insults or anything ba fi wouldn't care.


so i would be ??????

becuse i don't agree with("everyone will be angry theory") which is made up by one person and they only know them selves and cannot speak for others


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#105 2018-05-06 23:08:59

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

i support the idea of banning these translation posts.
they dont really add anything new to the topic and should be considered spam just as much (if not more than) as the original unreadable posts


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#106 2018-05-06 23:10:07, last edited by Joeyc (2018-05-06 23:10:27)

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

soniiiety wrote:

i wouldn't be angry, unless they were angry at me and shouted at me to correct it, but fi they did it without any insults or anything ba fi wouldn't care.


so i would be ??????

becuse i don't agree with("everyone will be angry theory") which is made up by one person and they only know them selves and cannot speak for others

no, I know cause my English used to be garbage as well. as far as them caring? idk

#107 2018-05-07 00:42:48, last edited by Raphe9000 (2018-05-07 00:42:58)

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

Joeyc wrote:

I'd rather if we just didn't correct people. I am sure they dislike all the abuse they endure due to their lack of fluency in a particular language. I personally would dislike it.

ey bro fixed ur sentences to make them a bit ezer to red


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#108 2018-05-07 01:48:21

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

Raphe9000 wrote:
Joeyc wrote:

I'd rather if we just didn't correct people. I am sure they dislike all the abuse they endure due to their lack of fluency in a particular language. I personally would dislike it.

Hello my brother in arm. I hereby took the opportunity to fix your loyal sentences in order to make them easier to visualize.

ey bro fixed ur sentences to make them a bit ezer to red

#109 2018-05-07 01:52:41, last edited by Guest. (2018-05-07 01:54:14)

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

Bimps wrote:

i think translator is a **** account. imagine how demeaning it is to see that for these people that dont know how to speak english. "hey, you arent legible enough, so here's what people will read instead."
also uh yeah if you cant read it without putting effort into it it should be considered spam

whats more demeaning? having someone correct you or getting a warning point

also as far as getting offended by corrections goes, you’re supposed to learn corrections, not get butthurt because of them

#110 2018-05-07 02:16:15

Bimps
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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

Jet wrote:

whats more demeaning? having someone correct you or getting a warning point

they both suck, but at least getting a warning point alerts you to how no one can read what you're saying without having someone make an account just to make you legible. im not saying it's the best solution, because honestly it is an unsolvable problem. but warnings are better.

Jet wrote:

also as far as getting offended by corrections goes, you’re supposed to learn corrections, not get butthurt because of them

then how about you dont say "This makes no sense, I need help deciphering his post."


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#111 2018-05-07 02:29:26

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

bimps wrote:

then how about you dont say "This makes no sense, I need help deciphering his post."

why not? that would just make it even more demeaning - everyone would ignore their posts since they can’t read them

this happened with peace

#112 2018-05-07 02:39:10

Bimps
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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

Jet wrote:
bimps wrote:

then how about you dont say "This makes no sense, I need help deciphering his post."

why not? that would just make it even more demeaning - everyone would ignore their posts since they can’t read them

this happened with peace

why should we bother reading their posts if they have said over and over that they dont spellcheck at all


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#113 2018-07-01 00:23:25

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

May I refer you to this topic as well: https://forums.everybodyedits.com/viewt … p?id=42286


I'm talking about one specific user, I won't say his name. His grammar is alright, but his orthography is borderline a joke, as if he was typing fast and not correcting his words

Example:

Clean version:

I'm talking about one specific user, I won't say his name. His grammar is alright, but his orthography is borderline a joke, as if he was typing fast and not correcting his words

Worst version: im talking aobut sppecifisc user, i wont cay his name his graamar is alright bur hie orthsoggraphy is broderline a joke as i fhe was tpying fast and jot vorrecting his words


It seriously gives me an headache every time I read his posts, and the "Just don't read his posts mate" doesn't apply there, because he just posts on every single topic and it's **** annoying

Do something about it

#114 2018-07-01 01:52:45

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

Idk, not reading posts works pretty well for me. I haven’t accidentally glanced at one and had an instant aneurism.

Besides, it’s up for debate whose content is healthier to read; yours or the subject’s.


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#115 2018-07-01 02:17:15

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

Chill bro, its just ironic //forums.everybodyedits.com/img/smilies/cool




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#116 2018-07-01 02:34:22

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

how about you leave them alone //forums.everybodyedits.com/img/smilies/sad

#117 2018-07-01 02:48:39

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

Kira wrote:

an headache

:/


Plenty of people with better spelling post more often than them and I ignore most of their posts. This sounds like your own personal problem. Maybe these forums are lacking a block feature, but we kind of already moved past this anyways.

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#118 2018-07-01 03:27:46

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

merged the two "let's talk about this person" topics

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#119 2018-07-01 03:34:19

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

i agree. we should make a rule saying that kira, and kira's alts, can't make any posts complaining about peace.


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#120 2018-07-01 12:08:01

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

Anak wrote:
Kira wrote:

an headache

:/


Well see Kiras first language is also not English, but it is clear that he is actually making a decent attempt when writing his posts.

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#121 2018-07-01 17:12:11

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

Kirby wrote:
Anak wrote:
Kira wrote:

an headache

:/


Well see Kiras first language is also not English, but it is clear that he is actually making a decent attempt when writing his posts.

I wasn't aware of that so I do apologise.

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#122 2018-07-07 15:37:44, last edited by MWstudios (2018-07-07 15:39:53)

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Re: A bare minimum of grammar on the forums.

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