Pedantry it's not worth bothering about

eggs

#1

Hypothesis/theory, this might have legitimate uses but on the whole I can’t be bothered hearing it anymore.

BONG!


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#2

bigbenisthebellnotthetower #whocaresmarckee


#3

Literally/figuratively. Literally nobody cares, move on with your life.


#4

benisdarknessbenisdarkness


#5

Union Jack/Union Flag


#6

To whom


#7

benisland


#8

but it is still good when someone points out that it’s upside down


#9

Frankenstein’s monster


#10

only if it’s a total racist who is flying it


#11

Less / Fewer.

Doesn’t matter.


#12

I should have qualified what i said with that, but it mostly is, isn’t it?


#13

“Can I have a…”
– “May I have a…”


#14

My mate and I / me and my mate

Give a fuck.


#15

The most annoying thing about people getting annoyed at people using literally incorrectly is they think the person doesn’t know that is what literally means, of course they do that’s why they are doing it, for emphasis, imagine replacing it with figuratively it just doesn’t work


#16

I am the opposite of this thread.


#17

The gf thinks I’m subtly correcting her on this by replying “yes you may”, but I’m not. I can’t help being correct literally all of the time, GOD.


#18

sure I heard recently (on radio 4) that less is really just as valid as fewer in those situations, i think the gist of it was because people have always used it as such


#19

pointing out the popular name is actually the particular brand of thing

tannoy / public address system etc


#20

Me & The King