Qualifications Question

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Pot calling Kettle.
You saw fit to question my criticism of inappropriate grammar with "pot calling kettle"
Semantics were being abused with "I actually am good at English" weren't they?
Please put my pedantry to rest ,if I was wrong ,by explaining why.
 

Taztiff

War Hero
You saw fit to question my criticism of inappropriate grammar with "pot calling kettle"
Semantics were being abused with "I actually am good at English" weren't they?
Please put my pedantry to rest ,if I was wrong ,by explaining why.
Read your own reply to my statement and ask yourself, 'why are the commas in the wrong places?'
 
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Read your own reply to my statement and ask yourself, 'why are the commas in the wrong places?'
But they are not .A useful rule of thumb is to place commas where one makes a pause in speech. Rule of thumb: a comma indicates a pause in speech. When in doubts then, read the sentence aloud. If you pause at some place, insert a comma to mark the pause.
Let's let arrant pedantry lie. It still behoves a young Dartmouth aspirant, however, to watch his or her p's and q's
 

Sumo

War Hero
But they are not .A useful rule of thumb is to place commas where one makes a pause in speech. Rule of thumb: a comma indicates a pause in speech. When in doubts then, read the sentence aloud. If you pause at some place, insert a comma to mark the pause.
Let's let arrant pedantry lie. It still behoves a young Dartmouth aspirant, however, to watch his or her p's and q's
Now, now children play nice
 

Waspie

War Hero
Thanks thought it was to do with punctured aeration?
You're on a Wafu's specialist subject now!!

Ooops, nearly spelt you're incorrectly!! Glad I changed it from your to you're or else teacher may give me lines.

Give it a break guys, this is a RR not University Fukcin' Challenge!!!

Right who's starter for ten!!!
 

Taztiff

War Hero
If you pause at some place, insert a comma to mark the pause.
Normally, directly after the preceeding word, not directly I'm front of the next one. And that is the same for full stops also.
But they are not .A useful
Please put my pedantry to rest ,if I was wrong ,by explaining why.
That's why kettle and pot. You were having a go at the op's grammar whilst you make your own mistakes.
Whatever name you use.
 
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