Q &A

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  1. Jean Bakula profile image93
    Jean Bakulaposted 12 days ago

    Is there some way to address the people who write in with questions and think they are texting their friends? I spend more time fixing up their English than answering questions. The i for I, the ru a believer, ? 4U ? I mean, seriously?

    1. theraggededge profile image98
      theraggededgeposted 12 days agoin reply to this

      No smile You have to fix it or hide it. x

    2. CYong74 profile image96
      CYong74posted 12 days agoin reply to this

      Just ignore or delete them?

    3. DrMark1961 profile image98
      DrMark1961posted 11 days agoin reply to this

      I have a solution but it may or may not work for you. I only answer on Sundays (no employees to supervise) and even if there are 10 or 15 new questions I only answer one or two. If they ask but they use things like ru, 4u, lol, or other textspeak I just ignore. I agree, I mean, seriously?
      The traffic from this section is a joke anyway, so I am not going to waste time on it.

  2. Kierstin Gunsberg profile image98
    Kierstin Gunsbergposted 12 days ago

    I'm hiding questions now.

  3. bhattuc profile image79
    bhattucposted 12 days ago

    This is what people have learned from social media only! Short cuts for spoiling the language.

  4. FatFreddysCat profile image96
    FatFreddysCatposted 12 days ago

    That's the kind of crap that made me turn off the Q & A feature entirely.

    1. lobobrandon profile image88
      lobobrandonposted 12 days agoin reply to this

      How long has it been? More than a year for sure since I've turned it off. Repetitions, horrible use of language and clear signs of people who do not bother to read the article.

      1. FatFreddysCat profile image96
        FatFreddysCatposted 12 days agoin reply to this

        How long ago did they start the Q & A feature? Haha. I turned it off within a few days.

        1. lobobrandon profile image88
          lobobrandonposted 12 days agoin reply to this

          Haha!

      2. MizBejabbers profile image88
        MizBejabbersposted 12 days agoin reply to this

        I actually enjoy answering most of the time in the Q & A, but some guy wrote me with the most asinine question that I assume he thought would make him sound intellectual. He obviously had not read the article or he would have known that his question was impossible for me to answer. I told him so.

        1. Jean Bakula profile image93
          Jean Bakulaposted 11 days agoin reply to this

          I tried doing that when people asked idiotic questions that were answered in the article, and was reprimanded by the powers that be. I don't write here anymore and rarely answer questions. Nobody wants to read the article, they all want to be spoonfed.

        2. lobobrandon profile image88
          lobobrandonposted 11 days agoin reply to this

          I agree. Since I have the QnA feature blocked, people ask questions in the comments instead. The comments with bad grammar do not get through so it saves me some time.

 
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