CoC! (fnar)

Discussion in 'Feedback' started by Dubbs, Jan 14, 2004.

  1. Dubbs

    Dubbs Fledgling Freddie

    Don't know if you're bothered but the CoC has loads of spelling a grammatical mistakes (including punctuation). Of course, the message comes across perfectly so it does the job. Just thought you might like to know.... I for one can't stand the whole:

    Color/Colour... oh sod it.. we all know the one's I mean...

    Spelling. Ooooo I could rant about it right now..... grrrrr :mad:
  2. Jupitus

    Jupitus Old and short, no wonder I'm grumpy! Staff member Moderator FH Subscriber

    Maybe it serves as a veiled threat that grammar nazis won't be tolerated?


    Edit: Should really be in feedback area... now if I can just work out how to move a thread......
  3. leggy

    leggy Probably Scottish

    I love the way this totally required it's own thread.
  4. Sar

    Sar Resident Freddy

    "Its" - the possessive form of it takes no ', to avoid confusion with the contraction of "It is".



  5. dysfunction

    dysfunction FH is my second home

    Does it matter?

    er no!
  6. Sar

    Sar Resident Freddy

    Yes! You illiterate biotches!

  7. Dubbs

    Dubbs Fledgling Freddie

    Of course it matters, imagine if the same occured in 8l34t 5p33k

    Of example ;)

    I was commenting... not making a *huge* issue from it!
  8. dysfunction

    dysfunction FH is my second home

  9. Clown

    Clown Part of the furniture

    I don't think it was here at first... stop terrorising the man.
  10. dysfunction

    dysfunction FH is my second home

    Kan's thread posted Today, 02:47 AM

    This Thread posted Today 04:45 PM
  11. Clown

    Clown Part of the furniture

    The thread was moved here. I doubt there was another thread about the CoC grammar where he posted originally. Oh look real life picture thread in the DAoC forums... OMG DUPLICATED!
  12. 'Shy

    'Shy One of Freddy's beloved

    Actually, that was closed by Belsameth because it got hijacked, and a new one started for picture posts to be continued :)
  13. Clown

    Clown Part of the furniture

    Keep to the topic please :p
  14. dysfunction

    dysfunction FH is my second home

    Ha Ha!
  15. Clown

    Clown Part of the furniture

    I'm still right ;)
  16. Arindra

    Arindra Fledgling Freddie

    Plurals do not require an apostrophe.

    Also 2 successive dots are not a valid punctuation mark, wheras 3 are.

  17. fatbusinessman

    fatbusinessman Fledgling Freddie

    Mistake #1.

    Mistake #2. "one's" signifies a contraction of "one is".

    Don't make me out-pedant you boyo :p
  18. MYstIC G

    MYstIC G Official Licensed Lump of Coalâ„¢ Distributor Staff member Moderator FH Subscriber

    /me wishes people wouldn't randomly move threads. The CoC is still evolving (much like most forms of sludge). I'm sure at one point it'll get dragged arse backwards through Word or similar to tart it up a bit.
  19. Dubbs

    Dubbs Fledgling Freddie

    I can see three there............ ;)

    erm... got me on the other one though! :)

    My response, m'lud, is that official notices should be better written than quickly written responses to a thread.
  20. Deebs

    Deebs Chief Arsewipe Staff member Moderator FH Subscriber

    Ted did that I think :)
  21. dysfunction

    dysfunction FH is my second home

    Aah....the grand ole passing the buck trick

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