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#1933185 - 07/27/12 02:17 PM Just to nitpick
SirHuddlestonFudd Offline
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Registered: 06/08/12
Posts: 96
Loc: Cambridge, MA
There are three styles of grammar used by PianoWorld in its use of the phrase "Piano Teachers [sic] Forum". It's:

1. "Piano Teachers Forum" on the breadcrumbs above.
2. "Piano Teacher's Forum" on the forum title. This I think is incorrect. That means it's the forum owned by one piano teacher.
3. "For Piano Teacher's" it announces under the title. This is the most egregious. I think PW means "For Piano Teachers" in the same way that "apples are for eating" not "apple's are for eating".

I know, people hate this. But if I kid constantly played a C major scale sometimes using C flat, sometimes C natural, and sometimes C sharp, you would correct him or her. Just had to mention, it was killing me.

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#1933186 - 07/27/12 02:18 PM Re: Just to nitpick [Re: SirHuddlestonFudd]
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Really, I'm not trying to be a jerk. (It just comes naturally.) I just felt the need to point it out. Sorry.

#1933195 - 07/27/12 02:31 PM Re: Just to nitpick [Re: SirHuddlestonFudd]
ten left thumbs Offline
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Registered: 05/22/09
Posts: 3336
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It has been pointed out before. You are right. No need to apologise.
I am a competent teacher.


#1933197 - 07/27/12 02:33 PM Re: Just to nitpick [Re: SirHuddlestonFudd]
Ben Crosland Offline
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Registered: 03/11/10
Posts: 437
Loc: Worcester, UK
Yeah, nothing annoy's me quite as much as the bad use of apostrophe's.

#1933218 - 07/27/12 02:58 PM Re: Just to nitpick [Re: SirHuddlestonFudd]
JeanieA Offline
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Registered: 11/03/04
Posts: 526
Loc: Reno, Nevada
I actually carry Sharpie's in my purse to correct all those bad sign's and menus's errors's. No worry's. grin
Collector of sheet music I can't play.

#1933253 - 07/27/12 04:16 PM Re: Just to nitpick [Re: SirHuddlestonFudd]
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Loc: *sigh* Salt Lake City
Your right, but as long as their are ten misteak's or less its ok.
Everything in moderation, including moderation. --Oscar Wilde


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