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Rule "ever vs every"

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Description: ever vs every
Message: Did you mean ever?
Category: Commonly Confused Words (ID: CONFUSED_WORDS)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • This is one of the greatest jokes every told.
    Correction suggestion: ever
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: EVERY_EVER [15]
Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-06-14 22:33:10 +0200)