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Forum: General Chat 9th May 2012, 16:55
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Re: Most Hated Words

I miss saliotthomas...
Forum: General Chat 16th Aug 2008, 16:50
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

And we haven't even started on 'winningest'.
Forum: General Chat 14th Aug 2008, 15:55
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

From the Beeb website:



...but that is from an article that's 9 months old. I'm hoping they're trying a bit harder these days.
Forum: General Chat 14th Aug 2008, 15:37
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

Gracious! Really? Becca, you must do something!
Forum: General Chat 14th Aug 2008, 15:24
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

Ugh. That's pretty horrible.

Here, I've noticed a welcome backlash against the use of medal as a verb, too. Radio 5, in their Olympic coverage are trying to eradicate it, and should be cheered for...
Forum: General Chat 4th May 2007, 13:14
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

He's a prick. A limp prick, at that.

Is the pool of talent that shallow that he's still got a job?
Forum: General Chat 1st May 2007, 16:59
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

No, no, not amarie. What do you take us for?

Sheesh.
Forum: General Chat 1st May 2007, 14:42
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

I knew someone once who wore a lot of rubber.

I have pictures.
Forum: General Chat 30th Apr 2007, 19:28
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

I am, JfP, and it's awful. But then, I have been rather busy of late and any book would suffer. I will struggle through to the end.

I shall greet leyla with a cheery and entirely appropriate...
Forum: General Chat 30th Apr 2007, 18:54
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

Well, I must say it's nice to know these things before we all get to meet you at the BDO, leyla

:oops:
Forum: General Chat 19th Apr 2007, 13:10
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

Oh, I love a nice gusset.
Forum: General Chat 14th Feb 2007, 11:22
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

Not at all, Col. "Cam dot ay-cee dot you-kay" is how it looks and sounds to me.

And is, of course, lest we forget.

These are also the same people who pronounce ID (as in "User ID and password")...
Forum: General Chat 14th Feb 2007, 11:19
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

No. Should I?
Forum: General Chat 14th Feb 2007, 11:13
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

I've never heard fibbi or ked, and will thump the first person who does say them in my hearing.

But "uck", yes we get that a lot here. The IT environment is filled with speed-talking loons who...
Forum: General Chat 12th Jan 2007, 10:50
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

A subset of this debate is words we've recently fallen out of love with.

There's a cracking little Fry & Laurie sketch about the word 'gay' (http://youtube.com/watch?v=GYZ2jujpFpE), fr'instance (I...
Forum: General Chat 4th Jan 2006, 23:41
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

hey, Digs, old girl...1000 posts! Nice one.
Forum: General Chat 4th Jan 2006, 13:31
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

Well, indeed :oops:

Hadn't thought about it before (ahem), but yes, it's a horrible word.
Forum: General Chat 4th Jan 2006, 13:11
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

I had no idea this would be such a fertile subject for you, Wavey. Mrs amner hates the words 'warm' and 'milk', so the phrase 'warm milk' holds special horror for her.
Forum: General Chat 4th Jan 2006, 13:02
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

Why lemsip?
Forum: General Chat 4th Jan 2006, 12:58
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Posted By amner
Re: Most Hated Words

Doily (is that how you spell it?)
Forum: General Chat 4th Jan 2006, 12:55
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Posted By amner
Most Hated Words

As discussed elsewhere I despise the word 'boob'. It's just so irritating.

What are your least favourite words? I'm expecting 'moist'...
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