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    GoesStation is offline Moderator
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    Re: tick and cross icons

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post
    I never go through the trouble of finding those icons in the selection box. For , I type : tick : without the spaces. For , it's : cross :.
    My phone's SwiftKey editor even proposes "tick" and "cross" when I type a colon. I just have to tap the proposed word, delete the trailing space that appears, and type the closing colon.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Re: tick and cross icons

    I type those in too, and some other commands.

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    Re: tick and cross icons

    I type the commands longhand for ticks, crosses and "Hi". I use "Go Advanced" for strikethroughs.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Re: tick and cross icons

    I try to stay in the quick editor.

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    Re: tick and cross icons

    Just out of curiosity, under what circumstances would you use , , and ?

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    Re: tick and cross icons

    I don't even know what the first and third are supposed to express. The second is self-explanatory but I've never used it.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: tick and cross icons

    I've been eagerly waiting a very long time now for that perfect opportunity to use a rainbow afro. Finally, I think today is the day.


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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Re: tick and cross icons

    I use the sniper and the beers clinking occasionally. I don't think I have ever done the rainbow hair.

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