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14 Things Only Grammar Addicts Will Understand

The dictionary and you are basically an old married couple.

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1. When you slip and make a grammatical mistake on social media, you want to die.

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There's no feeling quite like the utter despair that you feel when you realize that the post you put up a whole five minutes ago has a glaring grammatical error.

4. And you know that you can never truly become friends with a person who doesn't know the difference between "you're" and "your," no matter how harsh that may seem.

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You'd spend your (yes, YOUR) days cringing at their text messages and passive-aggressively gifting them with things like "this old dictionary that I don't need anymore."

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5. You don't understand how, in this day and age, there are still people who say "I seen that."

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I mean, honey, we're in 2017. Unless it's intentional slang, do you really think that that's the proper way to conjugate that verb?

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12. It is shocking when someone states that they don't care about proper punctuation.

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Those people who say, "Ugh, why do commas even exist??"

Alright, you send a text to your family group message that says, "Let's eat Grandma," and we'll just see how that goes, okay?

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14. But deep down, you know that nobody is perfect, and that even you yourself have been known to make the occasional grammatical error from time to time.

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So, you forget and forgive (and pray that the next time someone makes a grammatical mistake, you won't be around to experience the horror).

This post was translated from Spanish.