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Old December 30th, 2012 (10:13 PM).
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I'm a bit of a grammar freak when it comes to editing papers or articles, but there are times when I forget a few grammar rules.
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Old December 31st, 2012 (07:11 PM).
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Personally, I try to make sure mine is correct. I tend to slip up, though. My biggest flaw is remembering when it's supposed to be who and when it's whom. D:

As for other people, if it's in general posts on the Internet, I really don't care. Not enough to correct them, anyway. I might cringe a little on the inside, but I'm not going to correct them. In a more formal setting, like writing or articles or office settings, I hate seeing them. But I'm still not correcting them. It's not my place.
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Old December 31st, 2012 (07:36 PM).
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I'm always critical about people's grammar and mine.
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Old December 31st, 2012 (08:13 PM).
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English, being my second language, means that I am by no means immune to the odd spelling or grammatical mistake, however people who seem to put little to no effort into their typing really grinds on me. I think this is because I feel that people who are natively English speakers should have no excuse not to use correct grammar / spelling.

That said, an honest mistake is just a mistake, it's when people don't make any effort that it bothers me.
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Old January 1st, 2013 (03:34 AM).
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I am a grammar nazi. That's it. Texting tends to annoy me, as you get the idk, jk thing, misspells, not giving a **** etc. I do use some of these for laughs and giggles, or to be quick but if people overuse them...
smilies I can deal with though xD
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Old January 2nd, 2013 (12:04 AM).
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I am definitely a stickler for proper grammar. I try to make sure everything I write is grammatically correct, and I constantly get on my parents when they use improper grammar. It's also the reason I hate texting and will never do it - texting "grammar" is absolutely atrocious.
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Old January 2nd, 2013 (06:06 AM).
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It really depends, though I tend to try to be as grammatically correct as possible about things. When it comes to IMs and whatnot, I find myself to be a fair bit lax on that though. I still make an attempt to come off understandable, at least.
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Old January 2nd, 2013 (12:14 PM).
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Bad grammar annoys me to no end. That is to say, when people make simple errors it annoys me to no end. I honestly make a lot of mistakes regarding things like the correct placement of commas, and I use a lot of fragments in my writing, though. I just hate it when people don't at least try to make their writing understandable, I guess.

Though honestly the misuse of words like your/you're kind of irritates me. A lot.
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