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Registrations were closed for a long time because of forum spam, but I have re-opened them on a trial basis.

The forum administrator (chris dot waigl at gmail dot com) reserves the right to request users to plausibly demonstrate that they are real people with an interest in the topic of eggcorns. Otherwise they may be removed with no further justification. Likewise, accounts that have not been used for posting may be removed.

Thanks for your understanding.

Chris -- 2015-05-30

#1 2010-06-24 12:30:11

From: Victoria, BC
Registered: 2007-08-28
Posts: 2290

Review of eggcorn site

A recent review of our site from one of the editors at the Macmillan English Dictionaries online magazine: … -Watch.htm

I sent a note to the reviewer asking her to correct the misstatement about forum inactivity.

Last edited by kem (2010-06-25 11:33:17)



#2 2010-06-24 12:43:46

From: Ohio
Registered: 2007-06-07
Posts: 78

Re: Review of eggcorn site

I guess she was confused by the “Registrations are temporarily closed” message. She couldn’t have looked much at the forum, though, to come to her conclusion.

Except for that, it’s a pretty good review.


“I always wanted to be somebody. I should have been more specific.” – Lily Tomlin



#3 2010-06-25 17:53:27

Registered: 2006-08-08
Posts: 1455

Re: Review of eggcorn site

She said that the Forum was inactive. Maybe she meant the Database.



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