“More mature”* business people can tend to take proper spelling for granted.
Younger business people think spell check will save them from the bear traps of word confusion!
But what about word confusion between similar words? Like BARE and BEAR?
Did you know BARE and BEAR have so many meanings – and in the business world (especially in finance, law and insurance) – many people use the wrong BARE!
Please bear in mind that many people from younger generations were taught the bare minimum of English grammar and spelling (they had so many other things to learn!)
For bosses – the bad spelling and word confusion can be more than they can bear.
A boss can get annoyed – “like a bear with a sore head”!
More mature* generations had spelling drummed into them at school.
(*”More mature” is a more polite way of saying “older” – the younger…
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