bugchildsplay - Bugs: bug #58187, grammar fix: play good vs. well

 
 

bug #58187: grammar fix: play good vs. well

Submitted by:  Philip Hands <pgh>
Submitted on:  Wed 15 Apr 2020 08:27:46 PM UTC  
 
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  None
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Wed 15 Apr 2020 08:27:46 PM UTC, original submission:  

I noticed today when my daughter was playing with this (which she was greatly enjoying BTW, so many thanks for writing this :-) ) that it said:

   You play very good, ...

whereas correct English would be:

   You play very well, ...

While knocking up a patch to fix that, I also noticed that you're using French spacing ahead of ? and !, so I also made a patch to fix that for you too (English does not have spaces before such punctuation).

Both patches are attached.

HTH

Cheers, Phil.

Philip Hands <pgh>

 

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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2020-04-15 pgh Attached File- => Added 0001-grammar-fix-the-verb-play-calls-for-the-adverb-well.patch, #48845
        Attached File- => Added 0002-get-rid-of-incorrect-for-English-spaces-before.patch, #48846
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