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Jondahr (Jondahr)
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Posted on Friday, October 04, 2013 - 5:10 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Sometimes, I am offered an amfico. I don't always tell my friends about it, though.
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Is an amfico a physical object? a service? a privilege?

Do you not always tell your friends because they could ask to "share" the amfico with you somehow? Would that even be possible? or do you just not want to seem like too much of a braggart?
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Is an amfico a physical object? a service? this is the closest, though not quite right a privilege?

Do you not always tell your friends because they could ask to "share" the amfico with you somehow? that would make for a very weird conversation Would that even be possible? well, maybe, in a way, but it's a stretch, and anyway I can't imagine why they would want that or do you just not want to seem like too much of a braggart? I don't really believe that's what I would seem like
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Posted on Wednesday, October 09, 2013 - 3:28 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Relevant who offers you the amfico? If so, a friend of yours? family member? co-worker? stranger? a company?

Is an amfico some kind of deal? discount?
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Posted on Saturday, October 12, 2013 - 7:57 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Relevant who offers you the amfico? very much so If so, a friend of yours? family member? co-worker? stranger? a company? none of these, but company would be closest, in a very lateral way - possibly a FA

Is an amfico some kind of deal? discount? no
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So, it's some sort of group or organization that offers you the amfico? Is it a school/university? a governmental organization?
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So, it's some sort of group or organization that offers you the amfico? Is it a school/university? a governmental organization? this is OTWT - when I said company would be closest, I meant in a very lateral way indeed- I see now that it was probably more confusing than clarifying. And there is still a possible FA here.
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Is there a FA that a flesh-and-blood human--or group of humans--offers the amfico(s)? Whereas, in fact, it is a machine? or something else technological, such as a website? that makes the offer on behalf of some humans?
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Is there a FA that a flesh-and-blood human--or group of humans--offers the amfico(s)? yes! Whereas, in fact, it is a machine? yesish or something else technological, such as a website?yesish, not a website though that makes the offer on behalf of some humans? yope... Really just in the sense that some humans made it.
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Posted on Thursday, October 17, 2013 - 11:31 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is it a cell phone that offers the amfico? a MP3 player? an e-book reader? a software program on your computer?

Is the amfico itself an opportunity to buy an additional product or service? a "you may be interested in this too" sort of suggestion or recommendation after searching for something else?

Or another, totally different sort of thing, is it a recommended route given by a GPS system?
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Posted on Saturday, October 19, 2013 - 6:55 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is it a cell phone that offers the amfico? yes! a MP3 player? an e-book reader? a software program on your computer? no to rest

Is the amfico itself an opportunity to buy an additional product or service? a "you may be interested in this too" sort of suggestion or recommendation after searching for something else? good idea, but no

Or another, totally different sort of thing, is it a recommended route given by a GPS system? no (this is in a way a bit closer, though)
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Posted on Sunday, October 20, 2013 - 6:38 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is the offer made while you are making a call? receiving a call? sending a text? receiving a text? entering a contact into your phone? looking up a contact?

Is the amfico offered in one of those annoying texts from the phone company informing you of some kind of deal? or is it an Autocorrect fail?(Warning: hilarious)
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Is the offer made while you are making a call? receiving a call? sending a text? this receiving a text? entering a contact into your phone? looking up a contact?

Is the amfico offered in one of those annoying texts from the phone company informing you of some kind of deal? no or is it an Autocorrect fail? yes it is! (Warning: hilarious) and yes they are! ;)

So, what is special about this kind of autocorrect fail that makes me not always sant to tell my friends about it?
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Posted on Monday, October 21, 2013 - 7:33 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is it something risqué?
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Is it something risqué? no, nothing like that
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Posted on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 7:56 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Since this one seems to be going nowhere, here is a...

HINT!!!

The words being corrected are names.
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Does it affect the names of the people you're writing to? People you're writing about? your own name?
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Does it affect the names of the people you're writing to? Sometimes People you're writing about? Yes your own name? No
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Posted on Wednesday, November 06, 2013 - 7:39 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

So an amfico involves the autocorrection of a person's given name in a text?

Does the autocorrect change the meaning of your sentence? Does it still make sense (though incorrect) after the autocorrect?
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So an amfico involves the autocorrection of a person's given name in a text? yes

Does the autocorrect change the meaning of your sentence? sometimes, but not really relevant Does it still make sense (though incorrect) after the autocorrect? ditto
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Posted on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 8:52 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Okay, this one has totally died on me, so I'm calling it off... We weren't that far away from a solution anyway.



*****SPOILER*****

Evidently, I have a lot of friends with unusual names. Unusual enough not to be in my iPhone's dictionary, anyway. So sometimes, I am offered a correction for the name I have just typed. And on more than one occation, these corrections have been AMusingly FItting COrrections. For instance, it suggested replacing my friend Annih (yes, that is the correct way of spelling it, apparently) with ANNOY, which made me laugh out loud because I know few other people who at times can be as annoying as Annih.

However, since my friends are likely not to be very amused by hearing that I consider them annoying (or whatever), I don't always tell them about the amusing corrections I have been offered for their names.

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