If you’re an iPhone user, chances are that you’ve had this happen to you at least once while texting a friend:
“I’m so ducking tired of this car ride.”
“Ugh, autocorrect. You know what I mean.”
For some users, the iPhone software seems to eventually take the hint and realises that you actually mean to use that word you type all the time.
But for many, the keyboard built into the iPhone continues to get a lot wrong. That’s why people get so excited about apps for iPhone with their own customised keyboards. They generally offer a way better experience.
Unfortunately, the closed-off nature of iOS means you can’t simply install a third-party keyboard that works the way you want in every app. What you can do is tweak Apple’s to prevent it from being so frustrating.
All you have to do is dig a bit into the settings menu: