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Re: Are American's Getting Smarter Online?

Unread postby Moonchild » Thu, 20 Sep 2018, 12:48

loxodont wrote:Oh, really ? ;)

Yush!
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Re: Are American's Getting Smarter Online?

Unread postby gepus » Thu, 20 Sep 2018, 13:03

loxodont wrote:How can I trust Americans who capitalize's "You" and "Idiots" after a comma?

Your German is definitely better than your English. :D
Don't worry, it applies to me as well. :)

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Re: Are American's Getting Smarter Online?

Unread postby gracious1 » Sun, 23 Sep 2018, 09:21

loxodont wrote:How can I trust Americans who capitalize's "You" and "Idiots" after a comma?

Because that's how title case works (in English, anyhow).
Everything but prepositions and co-ordinating conjunctions (and, but, or, etc.) gets capitalized.
Anyway, I thought the comic was funny. :mrgreen:
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Re: Are American's Getting Smarter Online?

Unread postby loxodont » Sun, 23 Sep 2018, 20:05

gracious1 wrote:Anyway, I thought the comic was funny. :mrgreen:

It is. I already smirked about seeing the link here, because the other (bigger) version has become my perma-reference since about ... decades.


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