Friday, July 13, 2007

Another useless rule

"I before E except after C and when pronounced "A" as in neighbor and weigh..."

Unless you're using one of these words:

their
weird
financier
protein
ancient
conscience
deficient
efficient
glacier
omniscient
proficient
species
sufficient
science
society

1 comment:

chez béz said...

Or, as comedian Brian Regan says, "i before e except after c and when sounding like a as in neighbor or weigh and on weekends and holidays and all throughout may and you'll always be wrong no matter what you say!"