Some people don’t speak English as a first language, but let’s be honest – just as many of us who grew up in America struggle some days with getting it all right.

English is hard, and let me tell you, when you’re stressed, sleep-deprived, over-caffeinated, or just plain distracted, well…mistakes can be made.

Just ask these 17 people who were probably just trying their best.

17. Yes, yes, that’s it.

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16. Food should fear us.

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15. You can stop now.

14. I don’t want to be mean but I’m not sure you’re going to make it.

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13. I’m going to go put some water on my face and other places.

Need some of that good old water on face.
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12. Personally I would prefer the croissant.

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11. A feather that’s it.

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10. We’re all here for you whenever you make it.

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9. That’s rough.

8. Yes I have questions as well.

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7. I mean he got his point across so.

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6. It’s not guacamole yet, but it has so much potential.

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5. Not everything should be shortened.

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4. I don’t know if I can ever think of them in a different way now.

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3. That’s enough information to go on.

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2. Going to see the “teeth man” would be like the start of a horror film.

Pararara Pararara TeethMan
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1. That’s some good branding when you remember Eggo but not waffle.

Leggo my eggo
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Thank goodness for spellcheck and friends who are willing to “read this email real quick when you have a minute.” They save the world.

May you have some of those in your life, and good ones.