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Do you have a hard copy dictionary that you still use like a Merriam-Webster?


I still need my dictionary and thesaurus beside be as I'm at my computer writing a hub. I don't use online dictionaries, an installed app/program, or spell checker. What do you use?

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Best Answer Marcy J. Miller (MJennifer) says

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4 years ago
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    Janis Leslie Evans (janshares) 4 years ago

    Absolutely LOVE your answer! Thanks for taking the time to share and break down the importance and usefulness of an oldschool method, MJennifer. Happy hoarding!


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Andrew Spacey (chef-de-jour) says

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4 years ago
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    Janis Leslie Evans (janshares) 4 years ago

    True, with all the new words and updates over the years. Thanks for answering, chef-de-jour.

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Kevin W (Alphadogg16) says

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    Janis Leslie Evans (janshares) 4 years ago

    LOL, so funny, Alphadogg16. I'm feeling a little older about now. :-)

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Gail Meyers says

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    Janis Leslie Evans (janshares) 4 years ago

    Yes, lambservant, having enough work space is important. Thanks for answering.

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Dee aka Nonna says

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    Janis Leslie Evans (janshares) 4 years ago

    Wow, Dee aka Nonna. It didn't even occur to me that kids wouldn't know how to use them. Thanks for answering.

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William J. Brown (conneautwriter@ya) says

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4 years ago
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    Janis Leslie Evans (janshares) 4 years ago

    I'm with you, conneauwriter@ya. I don't think I'll ever switch over. I'm usually just checking for basics, not any new words. Thanks for answering.

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4 years ago
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    Janis Leslie Evans (janshares) 4 years ago

    Great, to hear I'm not alone. Real books are fading fast. Thanks for answering.

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4 years ago
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    Janis Leslie Evans (janshares) 4 years ago

    Mine are very old but still in good condition. Thanks for answering.

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    Janis Leslie Evans (janshares) 4 years ago

    Cool, never seen one of those. Thanks for answering, penlady.

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    Janis Leslie Evans (janshares) 4 years ago

    Yes, I like that it's still there, too. Thanks for answering.