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I Hate Pronoun Abuse

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    Myself As the Subject of a Sentence!

    I hate pronoun abuse. I mean I really hate it. Ever since my freshman year of high school when Mr. Mann drilled into our heads the proper usage of me, I and myself I've been a stickler for using these words correctly. Now, I'm a school teacher and I work with the worst offenders...
    annray annray 46-50 Sep 26, 2009

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    What Is "It?"

    Pronouns are supposed to be used when you know what noun it's referring to.  You have to use a noun before you use a pronoun.  For example, you could say, "I like pie.  It tastes good."  Here, it refers to pie.  We know this because pie was the...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan 22-25, M 7 Responses Oct 12, 2008

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    I really do hate it. I don't know who wouldn't hate it. Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me? That's bull, straight bull. Wounds can heal. It may take...
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    Once u was abused, i tell u honestly- u will never get over it. Never. You can do a therapy , it will help you to bring all the repressed hurt out but it wouldnt make the abuse...
    angel8i angel8i 31-35, F 4 days ago

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    Boy everyone here is really taking a stand. Ooooh you are against child abuse! So edgy! How can you stand to be so daring?? Does this even need to be said? Does anyone like child...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 3

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    I hate the vourble abuse of people who disrespect our military, calling us murders,baby killer,etc. It's not like you can beat their ***
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    I hate people who abuses animals so much it makes me sick. Even killing a fly makes me sick. This world is so cruel when it comes to food and how animal kills each other for food...
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    I hate them allot, I mean what's wrong with people these days :(
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    The thoughts of my 14 month old niece in my mid tonight :/ .... Stupid ************ that decided to throw her at the wall and put bite marks across her whole body I wish you were...
    JamesHuff JamesHuff 16-17, M 1 Response Jun 30

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    I love my dogs but my grandfather doesnt like logan and he hits him when he gets mad and it literally makes me cry he always said logan loves him more because he buys his food but...
    nickoroni nickoroni 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 12

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    When I was a kid I always wanted a family like the ones that I would watch on the television. My mother had 2 jobs during the time. My father well let's say........ Poppa was a...
    natashaxxs natashaxxs 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    Seriously! We have so many requirements for getting a pet, but you make a baby and it's yours. No one bats an eye. They require you the have a license to drive, hunt, fish...
    Fireproof505 Fireproof505 26-30, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Everybody should hate child abuse of any kind and it should not even exist.
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    GOD hates religion. He loves worship. GOD is love. I've had many spiritual experiences, I've been through hardships and at first I used to blame GOD and say why are these things...
    sashakimi4 sashakimi4 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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    GOD hates religion. He loves worship. GOD is love. I've had many spiritual experiences, I've been through hardships and at first I used to blame GOD and say why are these things...
    sashakimi4 sashakimi4 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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    GOD hates religion. He loves worship. GOD is love. I've had many spiritual experiences, I've been through hardships and at first I used to blame GOD and say why are these things...
    sashakimi4 sashakimi4 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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    GOD hates religion. He loves worship. GOD is love. I've had many spiritual experiences, I've been through hardships and at first I used to blame GOD and say why are these things...
    sashakimi4 sashakimi4 18-21, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    This message is to all the radical man hating feminists who go on the Internet to trash and mock the male gender. It is obvious from what you're writing to your 100% blind to what...
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    Olmed Olmed 36-40 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    I was emotionally abused by my mother all of my life. The abuse started as i was 9 and continued till last year. As i lived with my parents in my mother country i was hurt every...
    angel8i angel8i 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    It didn't use to be this bad. I just felt like being a guy was better, but now it's at a whole other level. I look into a mirror and I see breasts, I see a vagina, and I hate...
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    I don't think any girl would enjoy their periods. Surely there are some who are okay with it and accept it as a part of life, but I am definitely not one of them. Firstly, the...
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    I was in an abusive relationship. She was my best friend, and I thought it was normal when she poked fun at me. We got closer and it got worse. For the past year when we hung out...
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    lonachan lonachan 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 7

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    HUMAN2BME HUMAN2BME 26-30, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    LaurenHarris LaurenHarris 13-15, F 4 Responses Jun 28

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    My last name is hard for people to spell and pronounce it's Choudhury
    KillMeInARecordShop KillMeInARecordShop 36-40, M Jul 5

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    My partner is drunk again. She's screaming and banging things around because she's mad at herself for not being able to pronounce things. I'm holed up in the bedroom until she...
    QueenBee479 QueenBee479 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    Seriously, I feel so lifeless. 😒 I might as well be pronounced dead.💀
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    What Must Be Said - By Gunter Grass. Why do I stay silent, conceal for too long What clearly is and has been Practiced in war games, at the end of which we as survivors Are at...
    netpoison netpoison 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    Or when they mispronounce it. Once or twice it's ok, but it's really annoying when it happens all the time. My name is Mahsa, which in english it's supposed to be pronounced as...
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    Zalbaar Zalbaar 13-15, M Jul 11

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    I hate anyone who abuses anyone. Doesn't matter the gender.
    EowynElf EowynElf 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    This kind of allegation once made is hard to beet and so it wold seem even harder to recant for the alleged victim. But for the supposed offender there is only that you are in...
    memyselfamdi memyselfamdi 46-50, M 6 days ago

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    MadzG MadzG 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    Im 13, the abuse for about 3, since I was 10. Well I learn something, I hated him for so long, I plan all these way to see his demise, but then I had a dream, were I found out he...
    nekokitty13 nekokitty13 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I really hate my family but spend each day trying to make things better. So long story short but when I was two my mom passed away and my dad played the mom/dad role for many years...
    leek12345 leek12345 22-25, F Jul 9

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    i hate my school. i hate people who talk esotericly i can't understand them. i hate it. next time, when someone who is intellectual wants to talk to me, i will say no. i have...
    blue1324 blue1324 18-21 13 hrs ago

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    I really hate my ****** up life these days. Fuckinf fuq fuuwvwkwbqjckk. I really hate my dam mind too. I just hate.
    Sometimesilence Sometimesilence 18-21, F 12 hrs ago

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