Saturday, August 29, 2009

Top 10 Irritating Phrases

I'm sure we are engaged with a lot of people in our daily lives. Be it with our fellow schoolmates, working colleagues, neighbours and gym partners just to name a few right? Sometimes we heard words or phrases that really make us wanna smack the other fella. But in the end we only visualize it. LOL :D So what is or are the irritating phrase(s) that you have encountered in the present and past? No idea?


Here's the top 10 Phrases that were compiled by Jeremy Butterfield in Damp Squid: The English Language Laid Bare (Oxford University Press).

Top 10 Irritating Phrases

1~At the end of the day
2~Fairly unique
3~At this moment
5~I personally
6~It's a nightmare
7~It's not rocket science
8~With all due respect
10~Shouldn't of

My...I always speak a few of those above...occasionally. Ha :D Then, there must be a handful of people who hates listening to me aye. Anyway how about yours? Can you add to these often-used and annoying phrases? Let me know what phrases you find irritating?

Be cool Wolverine!

~First Commenter~