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    • parkrunner
    • By parkrunner 3rd Aug 19, 6:41 PM
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    parkrunner
    Phrases that annoy you
    • #1
    • 3rd Aug 19, 6:41 PM
    Phrases that annoy you 3rd Aug 19 at 6:41 PM
    I'll start,

    "There are no words"
    It's nothing , not nothink.
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    • VfM4meplse
    • By VfM4meplse 3rd Aug 19, 10:55 PM
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    VfM4meplse
    Surely the most annoying (and crass) phrase of the last three years is 'The will of the people'.
    Originally posted by Spidernick
    Peharps its should be updated: the will of the malicious and gullible.
    Value-for-money-for-me-puhleeze!

    "No man is worth, crawling on the earth"- adapted from Bob Crewe and Bob Gaudio

    Hope is not a strategy ...A child is for life, not just 18 years....Don't get me started on the NHS, because you won't win...I love chaz-ing!
    • VfM4meplse
    • By VfM4meplse 3rd Aug 19, 10:56 PM
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    VfM4meplse
    I'm not keen on dropped Ts, Hs, Ts swapped for Ds or Vs, and contractions in general.
    Value-for-money-for-me-puhleeze!

    "No man is worth, crawling on the earth"- adapted from Bob Crewe and Bob Gaudio

    Hope is not a strategy ...A child is for life, not just 18 years....Don't get me started on the NHS, because you won't win...I love chaz-ing!
    • JIL
    • By JIL 3rd Aug 19, 11:38 PM
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    JIL
    I cringe when I hear "me thinks" or brekkie.
    • couriervanman
    • By couriervanman 3rd Aug 19, 11:50 PM
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    couriervanman
    "My Bad".......
    • go2
    • By go2 3rd Aug 19, 11:58 PM
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    go2
    "A land without people, for a people without land."
    • FunnyUseName
    • By FunnyUseName 4th Aug 19, 6:22 AM
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    FunnyUseName
    Chazzer

    Hooman rights

    Meedja studies
    Be Thankful and Gracious.
    • Marisco
    • By Marisco 4th Aug 19, 7:19 AM
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    Marisco
    "We'll have to touch base......" Aghhhhhhhhhhh!! And that daft "gangsta speak" e.g "blud" "bruv" etc, it seems to sound ok with an American accent, but sounds ridiculous with a British one.
    • VWPolecat
    • By VWPolecat 4th Aug 19, 7:23 AM
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    VWPolecat
    So and like are just replacements for err.
    • Trains
    • By Trains 4th Aug 19, 7:30 AM
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    Trains
    Brexit means Brexit.
    • Trains
    • By Trains 4th Aug 19, 7:31 AM
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    Trains
    Strong and Stable leadership.
    • Trains
    • By Trains 4th Aug 19, 7:32 AM
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    Trains
    We're all in this together.
    • Trains
    • By Trains 4th Aug 19, 7:33 AM
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    Trains
    Workers not shirkers.
    • Trains
    • By Trains 4th Aug 19, 7:35 AM
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    Trains
    Hard working familes.
    • Trains
    • By Trains 4th Aug 19, 7:36 AM
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    Trains
    The Northern Powerhouse.
    • boomer69
    • By boomer69 4th Aug 19, 7:37 AM
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    boomer69
    I understand that some blokes in certian circumstances are annoyed to hear "not tonight; I have a headache", but I've never heard it myself ....

    WR
    Originally posted by Wild_Rover
    Then you wont have heard.


    "Is it in yet ?" The train to London.
    "Is that it?" When a TV programme ends suddenly, or
    "Put it behind my ear , I'll smoke it later", a cigarette.


    Anyway, bro, gotta run, envelopes to push, doncha know?
    Last edited by boomer69; 04-08-2019 at 7:42 AM.
    • coffeehound
    • By coffeehound 4th Aug 19, 7:37 AM
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    coffeehound
    Making Memories
    • pollypenny
    • By pollypenny 4th Aug 19, 7:39 AM
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    pollypenny
    So and like are just replacements for err.
    Originally posted by VWPolecat


    No. 'Like' suggests a limited vocabulary.

    Eg. I was like, oh my god. = I was astonished/annoyed/frightened.
    Member #14 of SKI-ers club

    Words, words, they're all we have to go by!.

    (Pity they are mangled by this autocorrect!)
    • Marisco
    • By Marisco 4th Aug 19, 7:41 AM
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    Marisco
    Making Memories
    Originally posted by coffeehound
    Yes, holiday firm ads are very prone to that.
    • Marisco
    • By Marisco 4th Aug 19, 7:43 AM
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    Marisco
    No. 'Like' suggests a limited vocabulary.

    Eg. I was like, oh my god. = I was astonished/annoyed/frightened.
    Originally posted by pollypenny
    Even worse is when they say "OMG" or "hashtag........."
    • donnac2558
    • By donnac2558 4th Aug 19, 7:46 AM
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    donnac2558
    If I ruled the world.



    Followed by the things they will do and of course since it will never ever happen totally pointless and boring.
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