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PostPosted: Mon Apr 08, 2013 2:59 pm 
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Obligated
Whatever happened to "Obliged"?


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 08, 2013 3:03 pm 
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Charlieboy28 wrote:
i also hate when people say pacific instead of specific but thats another thread


I do that one on purpose, as well as describe Russian script as acrylic, instead of Cyrillic. Winds a lot of people up, and is great fun ;)


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 08, 2013 3:04 pm 
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Oh, and people who say "Good Times", or "Bad Times" to describe something they like/don't like.

:evil: :evil: :evil:


I think hirsute Bristolian jokesmith/community service participant Justin Lee Collins has a heck of a lot to answer for on that front.

David


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 08, 2013 3:06 pm 
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suburbanreuben wrote:
Obligated
Whatever happened to "Obliged"?


I'm with you on that one. "Oriented" instead of "orientated" leaves me feeling cheesed-off, too.

David


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 08, 2013 3:10 pm 
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David B wrote:
Barneyballbags wrote:
Oh, and people who say "Good Times", or "Bad Times" to describe something they like/don't like.

:evil: :evil: :evil:


I think hirsute Bristolian jokesmith/community service participant Justin Lee Collins has a heck of a lot to answer for on that front.

Among other things...


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 08, 2013 3:34 pm 
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...just ride it...

...stick a modern fork on it...


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 08, 2013 4:26 pm 
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 08, 2013 4:28 pm 
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People who phone you up and say ITS ME :lol:

Like they have the most instantly recognisable voices - its not like Melvin Bragg calls me up :P


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 08, 2013 5:14 pm 
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To be honest with you, I have to say that I cant stand the use of "For Sure".... like, in pacific when used in sports interviews, ay, y'know?


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 08, 2013 5:19 pm 
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Unless you're obviously like, Scandinavian?


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