User:Ossipewsk

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Ossipewsk
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Name Ossipewsk
Born 1960
Murray Bridge, Australia
Current location Canberra, Australia

Any thoughts or comments glady considered, either on this page or by e-mail. I'll look at anything constructive and be appropriately grateful, but anything unhelpful or deliberately unpleasant will just go in the bit-bucket.

At the moment, these boxes are all over the place. One day I'll fix them.

Wikipedia:Babel
en This user is a native speaker of English.
fr-1 Cet utilisateur peut contribuer avec un niveau élémentaire de français.
Search user languages
they This user considers singular they standard English usage.
snk This user says either sneaked or snuck.
infinitive This user has no opinion about split infinitives.
which & that This user knows how to use which and that correctly.
“,;:’ This user is a punctuation stickler.
A, B, and
A and B
This user prefers to use the serial comma only when its omission can be confusing.
its/it’s It’s really not that hard to use each word in its proper manner.
This user uses Commonwealth spelling.
n00b This user is a n00b.
Donkey (Equus asinus) at Disney's Animal Kingdom (16-01-2005).jpg This user is a smartass; known for frequently making bad jokes, smartalec comments and having bad pickup lines and is proud of it!
Exquisite-Modem.png This user remembers using
a rotary dial telephone.
ADD This user has ADD.

-Inattentive variant.


IQ This user's Intelligence Quotient is 176.
IQ This user's Intelligence Quotient is 158.




...on a good day............................................otherwise.


I am an Australian, living in Canberra. New recruit to the Wikipedia accounts, but have been using Wikipedia as a primary resource for at least four years.

Contributions[edit]

So far, I've just been doing minor edits, such as editing for sense, other clarifications, wikification (including fixing incorrect or broken links) and so forth.

  • Style
    • Haven't defined "my own" style yet (probably shouldn't). I try to stick with the Wikipedia guidelines and also to work with the style of the original article/author.

Previous contributions Made under the IP address 152.91.9.115.

Interests - Wikipedia[edit]

Trade Practices Law

Differing English accents

Paleontology, paleoanthropology, and many aspects of prehistoric human life.


Interests - general[edit]

Hockey Both the grass/astroturf game and indoor hockey. I'm a goalie (although much uglier and scarier than this one) and an umpire. Yeah, I'm a glutton for punishment.

Darts

Duplicate bridge

Farscape

Law & Order and all its attendant spinoffs.

Babylon 5

NetHack


Any thoughts or comments glady considered, either on this page or by e-mail. I'll look at anything constructive and be appropriately grateful, but anything unhelpful or deliberately unpleasant will just go in the bit-bucket.