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Over used phrases & cliches

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Paula+

Paula+ Report 5 Dec 2012 15:16

JC Is it something to do with glue?

Budgie Rustler

Budgie Rustler Report 5 Dec 2012 14:31


What on earth is a "bonding" session.... The word "orgy" springs to mind.


(NO COMMENTS FROM THEM FUDDY BEV`s EITHER) :-P

David

David Report 5 Dec 2012 13:49



You'll do for me

JustJohn

JustJohn Report 5 Dec 2012 13:31

Clearl,. Bob. Enough said. Back to the level playing field to kick the ball uphill towards the onion bag. You know ;-)

Bobtanian

Bobtanian Report 5 Dec 2012 13:25

IPG reminds me of "face to face"meetings where the "EXPERT" is outlining something, usually financial........and continuously uses the word "OBVIOUSLY"

when to my mind if it was THAT obvious.........why is he trying to explain it?

Bob

GlasgowLass

GlasgowLass Report 5 Dec 2012 13:17

Over use of the word... Amazing.
Both the contestants and the judges on Strictly Come Dancing and The X Factor are the worst offenders .

" This is amazing".
" You are amazing"
" The public are amazing"



Budgie Rustler

Budgie Rustler Report 5 Dec 2012 12:21

"Come hell or high water", I think you lot are, "Awesome.

We have a lot to thank the Yanks for. :-P
:-D :-D :-D

Wend

Wend Report 5 Dec 2012 11:59

Absolutely, Paula ;-)

~~~~~~~~~~ to AnnC :-D

GinN

GinN Report 5 Dec 2012 11:49

It's not a phrase, but it makes me cringe when people wiggle their finger in the air to make inverted commas.

Paula+

Paula+ Report 5 Dec 2012 11:25

"Whatever" Wend

Sharron

Sharron Report 5 Dec 2012 10:50

Obviously

Wend

Wend Report 5 Dec 2012 10:16

To be honest, I'm with Prickles on this one - more important matters to be concerned about.

Isn't that right, love - at the end of the day? :-D

Paula+

Paula+ Report 5 Dec 2012 10:15

Thank you so much for all your contributions I am thoroughly enjoying reading them. I must be a right old curmudgeon as I agree with everyone, even those I had not previously thought of.

Keep them comimg. please.

David

David Report 5 Dec 2012 10:07



And that's the way it is

InspectorGreenPen

InspectorGreenPen Report 5 Dec 2012 06:03

Went to a meeting a few years ago and the so called 'consultant' was introduced and asked to share with us all the roadmap he had prepared.

After a few seconds of speaking he was interrupted and asked to explain what this roadmap thingy was supposed to be as we hadn't come across one before. He went into some detail explaining that it was a novel idea setting out all the various activities that would be necessary to achieve our goals.

After about fifteen minutes he was interrupted again with the comment, 'Oh, you mean a Plan, why didn't you say so in the first place - it would saved us four manhours sitting here listening to something we already knew'

LadyScozz

LadyScozz Report 5 Dec 2012 01:27

literally!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

maggiewinchester

maggiewinchester Report 5 Dec 2012 00:45

:-D :-D PH - you've remined me of a couple at an agricultural show,
Wife goes one way, husband goes the other - his wife shouts out in crystal tones:
'Don't forget the photes daaaaling'

A phrase me and my daughters still use 25 years later. :-D

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 4 Dec 2012 20:41

Just foine Jimbob............Just foine!!

:-D

Budgie Rustler

Budgie Rustler Report 4 Dec 2012 20:36

Or rate Prickles, our does "Ey up mi duck" grab ya? :-P

:-D :-D

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 4 Dec 2012 20:25

To be honest!!.........and..........At the end of the day!!...........i have far more important things to worry about other than "Phrases or Clich'es"

Please don't call me "Love"


:-| :-D