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Comment: Re:Semicolons! (Score 1) 204

by Zero__Kelvin (#49330969) Attached to: Apple Doubles MacBook Pro R/W Performance
You seem to be of the mistaken impression that pointing to an online definition proves something. Using your technique everything is a word! "Mah Niggaz!" is valid English if you buy into the "If enough people mangle it it becomes correct" bullshit. One can readily determine from your link that "lowercase", while not a verb, has been commonly misused as one beginning in 1908.

Comment: Re:Semicolons! (Score 1) 204

by Zero__Kelvin (#49324419) Attached to: Apple Doubles MacBook Pro R/W Performance
No. You are missing the big picture. You can "lowercase" the P all you want (erroneously) but don't surround it in quotes, and don't use "lowercase" without quotes since it isn't actually a verb.

You keep prattling on like you have something to teach; you'd do far better to accept the fact that you lack a basic understanding of the English language. Don't feel bad. I don't speak whatever your primary language is and so I give you credit for grasping my language to the level that you have! I have no doubt that I would perform equally as miserably if I tried to teach you lessons in whatever language it is that you know how to speak and write properly.

Comment: Re:Semicolons! (Score 1) 204

by Zero__Kelvin (#49324353) Attached to: Apple Doubles MacBook Pro R/W Performance
In this case Physics has been anthropomorphized and so just as you would write: Bill didn't kill him; John did" one would also write,as I did, "Billy isn't the one who runs around killing people; Physics is the slimy grease-ball that goes around killing people!"

That's two English lessons I gave you now for free; fancy a third intellectual and philosophical beating?

Comment: Re:Semicolons! (Score 0) 204

by Zero__Kelvin (#49324167) Attached to: Apple Doubles MacBook Pro R/W Performance
It's actually pretty humorous to see how many Grammar Nazi's have no idea what they are talking about. The sentence could certainly be re-written to make it more clear, but you absolutely couldn't put a semi-colon after Samsung. You would literally be taking a syntactically correct though awkward sentence and converting it to a syntactically broken aggregation of words desperately wanting to make sense, but never quite getting there.

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