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Windows 7: Spelling lessons needed...apparently

07 Jun 2010   #1
Borg 386

Win 7 32 Home Premium, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1, Win 10
 
 
Spelling lessons needed...apparently

So this weekend I decided to empty out the digi cam saw this picture I captured about 1 1/2 months ago.

Do they teach spelling nowadays?
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07 Jun 2010   #2
Carl Lawrence

Dual-boot: Windows 7 HP 32-bit SP1 & Windows XP Pro 32-bit SP2.
 
 

There should be a dictionary in every workplace.
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07 Jun 2010   #3
strollin

W10 Pro desktop, W10 laptop, W10 laptop, W10 Pro tablet (all 64-bit)
 
 

Maybe the person who did the sign was dyslexic?
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07 Jun 2010   #4
smarteyeball

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Borg 386 View Post
Do they teach spelling nowadays?
Not really.

It's hard to be taught by someone who doesn't know how to spell themselves


BTW, what exactly is a BOWIS supposed to be?

BOWLS or something else entirely?

Ta leest thay tyred
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07 Jun 2010   #5
mpcrsc562

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by smarteyeball View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Borg 386 View Post
Do they teach spelling nowadays?
Not really.

It's hard to be taught by someone who doesn't know how to spell themselves


BTW, what exactly is a BOWIS supposed to be?

BOWLS or something else entirely?

Ta leest thay tyred
Come on Smartey Eyeball (I was one of them who thought that too! )

Everyone who is anyone knows that BOWIS is the meat they serve at Burger King!
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07 Jun 2010   #6
The Howling Wolves

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Ok, I'll man up!
I lerned dem how to spel and i'm w8ting fur my rep badg!
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07 Jun 2010   #7
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by smarteyeball View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Borg 386 View Post
Do they teach spelling nowadays?
Not really.

It's hard to be taught by someone who doesn't know how to spell themselves



BTW, what exactly is a BOWIS supposed to be?

BOWLS or something else entirely?

Ta leest thay tyred
Sadly, that's the truth!
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07 Jun 2010   #8
LADYPINKtomato1

Windows 8 - 64-bit
 
 

What about counting your change back to you ???.. now that's sad..
they will stand and just look at you... having no idea how it's done.
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07 Jun 2010   #9
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

That does not amaze me at all. As to a survey they did in New Jersey last year, 35% of the 8th graders can neither read nor write - but I guess they can flip burgers.
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07 Jun 2010   #10
The Howling Wolves

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by LADYPINKtomato1 View Post
What about counting your change back to you ???.. now that's sad..
they will stand and just look at you... having no idea how it's done.
I always give them more than enough money to see if they can do it their head or need the computer to figure it out.
They aren't even teaching them the 3 R's
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