Grammar for Geeks: Chose vs. Choose

These two words often get confused because they don't follow the typical rule of using "-ed" for past tense. So here's the rule...

Word Example
chose I chose to syn-flood his ass. He was annoying me.
choose I choose to waste my life away playing video games. Get over it.

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Last updated: Sun May 29 13:30:25 PDT 2005