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    Check out this grammar taking quiz that shows you how good your grammar is. I got Grammar Genius! Can you correct these 13 basic grammar mistakes? lol i got grammar genius.

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    For those of us who cringe at the sight of a misused apostrophe, you need to watch this short BBC video Meet the 'Grammar Vigilante' of Bristol.

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    Funny. Did you notice the text they overlaid on the video uses an incorrect apostrophe? They use the same straight quote he's removing from the signs.
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    He denies it's a crime. It's more of a crime to have the apostrophes wrong in the first place.
    Oh yeah, defacing the work of true sign professionals...terrible.
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