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Thread #132499   Message #3994139
Posted By: Georgiansilver
27-May-19 - 07:17 AM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
In the last 60 years.... What used to be 'Would have.....could have.... and.... should have which when shortened became would've, could've and should've...........have become would of... could of and should of in the UK..... How on earth did we get there??? Poor teaching in schools to put it bluntly.