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Spot the spelling error!

Taken in Whole Foods in High Street Kensington, London, so this is British English. Can you explain why this is a spelling error?


It took me six attempts to spell a version of “knowledgeable” close enough for auto-correct¬†to help me out.

The irony does sting a little.


Spelling--Seventh Grade

For years, I’ve used Bob Jones Spelling for my kids.

However, starting in the seventh grade, BJUP has a different format.

And that’s fine for most kids. 94 more words


I Want You To Include 'U'

America, I urge you to change your ways of spelling…
Today I will start with why I want you to include ‘U’, just for me, please. 167 more words

Throwback Thursday: Proctor, the vice capital of Texas?

Some people say that Proctor is a distrustful town, thriving on immorality to stay around. Others see the rich history of education and rugged determination to remain even with setback after setback. 913 more words

Big Country

Mister India

I was reminded by the following tweet from a fellow Toastmaster from Finland of a funny anecdote from a few years ago.

.@tvuolas you can't imagine how fast I go INDIA ROMEO ALFA SIERRA TANGO OSCAR ROMEO ZULU ALFA… normally I need to repeat ;-)— …

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Word Scramble Round 1

Yes, it’s time to add some word scramble fun to the Wednesday line up. :)

I’ll start off with an easy one to get everyone practiced up for more challenging ones in the future. 153 more words