Friday Follies #22 – 3 mistakes that make me go “Arghhh”!

Okay! The Grammar Cop is back from her holidays and has nailed three spelling infractions. Here they are for your reading pleasure!

  1.  “…due to compilations from ongoing health issues.” – HUFFINGTON POST  (ENTERTAINMENT). I guess that’s about right. Must’ve been a whole constellabrium of complications.
  2. “GENIOUS!” –’s ad for an app. Full quote: “This app transforms your phone or tablet into an amazing coloring book. GENIOUS!” Not a genius speller, though.
  3. “An article speculated she was being tested for a vocal chord growth…” – CNN.COM (ENTERTAINMENT). The chord in question is indeed more entertaining than a real vocal cord would be… especially since the gaffe is repeated not once, but twice more in the same article.

I’m sorry, I have to go now – my vocal cords are sore from going “Arghhh”!






9 thoughts on “Friday Follies #22 – 3 mistakes that make me go “Arghhh”!

  1. I am so embarrassed to admit that I did NOT know how to spell vocal cords. Wow. Thankfully, it’s a term I probably haven’t written much, if ever. Thank you so much for helping me learn something new!!

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  2. Genious is the one I liked, because I felt a kinship. I make lots of spelling errors now because my old eyes don’t see the screen clearly. Sometimes I don’t even see the underlining done by the spell checker.

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