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Old 07-13-2018, 04:29 PM   #261 (permalink)
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A tiny little bit of Google research tells me Trollheart is right.

The form alright is a one-word spelling of the phrase all right. Alright is commonly used in written dialogue and informal writing, but all right is the only acceptable form in edited writing. Basically, it is not all right to use alright in standard English.
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Old 07-13-2018, 04:41 PM   #262 (permalink)
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A tiny little bit of Google research tells me Trollheart is right.

The form alright is a one-word spelling of the phrase all right. Alright is commonly used in written dialogue and informal writing, but all right is the only acceptable form in edited writing. Basically, it is not all right to use alright in standard English.
Technically "alright" isn't officially a word but it's used differently to "all right" and so Trollheart is functionally wrong.

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It's allright. You can always just pay a prostitute to kick you in the balls.
Using "all right" in this circumstance would insinuate that multiple things are correct, whereas "alright" would indicate that something is okay. Clearly you are using the second meaning so "alright" makes sense.
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Old 07-13-2018, 04:43 PM   #263 (permalink)
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Thous't stupid.
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Old 07-13-2018, 05:51 PM   #265 (permalink)
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You're all right.
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Old 07-13-2018, 05:58 PM   #266 (permalink)
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"You said 'You're all right?' No, I'm half left."
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Old 07-13-2018, 09:48 PM   #267 (permalink)
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Yup instead of Yep pissed me off. And I use it regularly.
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Old 07-14-2018, 02:25 PM   #268 (permalink)
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Yup instead of Yep pissed me off. And I use it regularly.
Neither are words. The correct word is Yes. Yeah is also acceptable. Yep and Yup are both as bad as each other. Not to mention yop.
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Old 07-14-2018, 02:30 PM   #269 (permalink)
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