Readers shared words and phrases they disliked, were tired of hearing, and downright hated.
Here’s the list.
awesome, hub, hubby, literally *, moist, pedagogy, plethora, preggers, preggo, random, stuff, uh **, whatever
* when used incorrectly
** the non-word
I am like …
It is what it is.
I’m fine. It’s fine.
To tell you the truth, …
Can I be honest with you?
I’m a Christian (but actions contradict).
Initials for anything and everything like CEO and EEO and SEO and …
The final word on unpopular words for 2012 is use with caution. Grammar Nazis are everywhere.
Lastly, I’m like really happy you stopped by. To tell you the truth, there’s nothing I’d appreciate more than for you to be honest with me. Leave an awesome comment, maybe about a word you don’t like and stuff.
WRite wHere I’m supposed to be – I nitpick words. My husband used to say, “It’s just semantics.” He now says it matters. I knew he’d come around.
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