A pet-peeve…

….that would be people who spell “Should Have” as “Should Of.”

I guess the peeve is not so much with them as with the educational system as a whole, which let this sad pseudo-homonym happen so tragically (and often!).

*shakes head*

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This entry was published on January 21, 2006 at 10:34 pm and is filed under Soapboxing. Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

2 thoughts on “A pet-peeve…

  1. Ugh! I HATE that! I see it all the time when I’m grading papers – along with “would of.”

  2. That is one of my biggest ones EVER!!! I know it sounds like the contraction of ‘could have’, but come ON people! Read and realize!

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