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by WhiteElephant
Mon Aug 06, 2007 2:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: End of the English Language!
Replies: 97
Views: 31649

Re: End of the English Language!

At the moment you can also get away with spelling things like technical scientific terms phonetically with no lost marks which I also think is ridiculous. Of course, most Latinate words are more or less phonetic. Regardless, in most exams there are five or so marks set aside for "quality of written...
by WhiteElephant
Mon Aug 06, 2007 1:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: End of the English Language!
Replies: 97
Views: 31649

Re: End of the English Language!

I quite agree with you Jim it's an offensive idea that exams should be marked like that. At the moment you can also get away with spelling things like technical scientific terms phonetically with no lost marks which I also think is ridiculous. It would not be acceptable in the wider world so it shou...
by WhiteElephant
Mon Aug 06, 2007 1:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your Opinion on Vista?
Replies: 253
Views: 33090

Re: Your Opinion on Vista?

My Dad's just got Vista so I've had a play, but it doesn't really appeal to me. I've got to say that I prefer mac OSx much more than it. Haven't really tried any of the others except for XP so :D
by WhiteElephant
Mon Aug 06, 2007 1:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Would you spend money for a message-board-system?
Replies: 34
Views: 6020

Re: Would you spend money for a message-board-system?

phpBB3 looks just as good for what I need as any paid software like vBulletin or IPB 2.3, so I don't see any reason to pay for those. You do however need to pay for hosting for phpBB3 unlike some free hosts of IPB 1.3 and the like.

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