I wish more countries would do this sort of thing. It's almost like someone coming into your house, sitting on your couch and flicking the channels
on the tv while your watching it without even asking you
AFTER you have begged them to let you consent to this activity (among others).. and signed applications, submissions and registrations to give them
that consent. And then complaining about it afterwards.
If you don't know what I am talking about, just search for "Meet your strawman" in google and youtube (they give different results, but both represent
Or you can just click here for the other one: www.yourstrawman.com...
The youtube link you can find out for yourself.
By the way, it's "you're", not "your".
"Your" would indicate possession - the way you used earlier in your post was the correct way - but "you are" is abbreviated into "you're". It should
be easy enough to remember to just replace the "a" with an apostrophe and delete the unnecessary space.
But no, people still make this american typo among many others.. it's really dreadful to read almost any forum or board these days, or even 'real
articles' with all these american typos all over the place.
It's a rare
occasion to encounter an "american typo"-free article, post or even paragraph these days! And it certainly shouldn't be. It's not
brain surgery. It's not something awfully complex and inhuman. It's so easy that even a below average human like me can do it right most of the
Of course I also have made mistakes and errors, as I am only human - but I think my 'american typos' are among the 10 people who write them the
You see, English is the easiest language in the world, I reckon'. In any case, it's very, very simple, compared to other languages that I know, and I
have hard time thinking of any language that would be easier or simpler. You can almost always use one word in english, where multiple words would be
required in another language - I mean, when the context changes, the word remains the same. Not so in some other languages.
In any case, it shouldn't be that difficult to get "your" and "you're" right! But maybe this will help you - it lists some 'american typos' that
people have made in the internet, and seem to keep making them, over and over again..
American Typos (A short list)
At least anyone who sees this list, has absolutely no excuse to continue raping the english language and bring torture and pain to their readers.
edit on 2-2-2013 by Shoujikina because: (no reason given)