At 07:48 AM 2/9/2007, Tom Colket wrote:
>>I never correct people.
>>I like to regard it as a partial test of whether they read what is on
>>the page/screen or, rather, see only what they expect to see.
Interesting. How are grades going? I see I let Laurence Sterne go
without correction. Dang. Oh well, my apology to the spelling gods, and it
serves me right in the same post that I'm correcting another name's spelling.
>This circulated on the Internet a few years ago:
>The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid.
I wonder if the words would come as quickly if they were isolated.
Having the first and last letter seems to be the difference, but having
context seems to contribute, too.