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Old 01.07.2016, 10:54
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Re: The Brexit referendum thread: potential consequences for GB, EU and the Brits in

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Jesus christ, the guy can't even spell "led" properly. He comes across as a bit of a muppet.
He wasn't trying to spell "led". By your reasoning, he can't spell "won" or "fuc&ed off" either.

In the same way that you used the present tense to describe a past action ("the guy can't even spell "led" properly" -- after all, you don't know if he can now), the Scottish muppet was using the present tense to describe past events. Not exactly an unusual construction.

And if you want to apply your spelling standards to EF, about 90% of posters here are bits of muppets.

(By the way, is c$&t correctly spelled? I always thought it was c@&t. It might be a dialect thing, though.)
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