In light of the recent post on rules of writing, how about some real life examples of what not to do?
We’ve all seen our fair share of misplaced apostrophes hanging around in plural words, like this one, here, on a note in my apartment building:
(I see another resident has his eyes on proofreading, a kindred word nerd in Alphabet City.) But this one spotted in Williamburg, BK, is truly creative in its positioning:
I’ve seen “your” for “you’re” and vice versa. But the “you’r” iteration is new to me. Clever, no?
Now allow me to pass the mic to Drew, author of my favorite web comic, toothpastefordinner.com…