Terminalcoffee discussion

note: This topic has been closed to new comments.

Comments Showing 1-8 of 8 (8 new)    post a comment »
dateDown arrow    newest »

message 1: by Sally, la reina (new)

Sally (mrsnolte) | 17316 comments Mod
I just found out that the British spelling of "traveled" has two l's. travelled. The way I've always tried to spell it.

The sweet, sweet relief washes over me.

message 2: by Félix (new)

Félix (habitseven) | 24194 comments I love it.

message 3: by Dan (new)

Dan Schwent (akagunslinger) Yet another reason to want to be British.

message 4: by RandomAnthony (new)

RandomAnthony | 14536 comments I get the same way with "theatre" and "theater".

Although I'm not an Anglophile, I must admit...Princess Di means nothing to me.

message 5: by Charly (new)

Charly Wasn't it Mark Twain that said "It is a poor state of human creativity when we can think of but one way to spell a word."?

message 6: by Félix (new)

Félix (habitseven) | 24194 comments It's all Gutenberg's fault.

message 7: by Sally, la reina (last edited Jan 25, 2009 10:15AM) (new)

Sally (mrsnolte) | 17316 comments Mod
That's nice, Charly. I think I'll get that tattooed on my bicep.

message 8: by Meen (new)

Meen (meendee) | 1733 comments I always spell it theatre. I don't even think about it. I don't know why. Maybe all those French classes...

back to top
This topic has been frozen by the moderator. No new comments can be posted.