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Catch phrases being used

Discussion in 'Other Discussions' started by SaggyWoman, Aug 19, 2009.

  1. SaggyWoman

    SaggyWoman Active Member

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    What catch phrases are being used in your small portion of the world?

    I have recently picked up on:

    * "Seriously?"
     
  2. RevGKG

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    "You know what I mean?"

    "Do you hear what I am saying?"
     
  3. donnA

    donnA New Member

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    " you made that up"

    " I hear you" I hate this one
     
  4. Marcia

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    The word "literally." I even hear this on TV. It's being used wrong almost all the time.


    "I literally had such a good time with him." You mean it was not just imagined?
     
  5. Johnv

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    "Get Out!"

    Oh, wait, that wasn't a catch phrase, that was my wife knocking on the bathroom door!
     
  6. Jim1999

    Jim1999 <img src =/Jim1999.jpg>

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    about every five words....."you know".....followed with "like".............Drives me round johnny!

    Cheers,

    Jim
     
  7. BigBossman

    BigBossman New Member

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    I've always found the term "What's up?" to be getting old quick. I have often found myself saying it too. I will try mixing it up from time to time by saying, "How are things going?" or "How are you?"

    I need to just come up with a new, catchy way of saying it.
     
  8. Debby in Philly

    Debby in Philly New Member

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    The most heard words on a cell phone - "Where you at?" when the person really means, "Where are you?"
     
  9. Johnv

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    When someone asks, "what's up", I reply, "me, five feet, eleven inches".
     
  10. Gib

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    "Really?"

    "Oh snap"

    "Yeah boy!"
     
  11. following-Him

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    "hiya" and "alright?" come immediately to mind :BangHead:
     
  12. Melanie

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    Here in Kiwiland it is

    Sweet as....
    Good as gold.....

    what I would to hear that old fave......avagoyamug:thumbsup:
     
  13. PJ

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    "We'll see what happens"

    "Sup?"

    And when you answer your cell phone, before "hello" or "how's it going," it's "Where ya at?"
     
  14. SaggyWoman

    SaggyWoman Active Member

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    How does that resonate with you?
     
  15. Jim1999

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    "You know". I was listening to a supposedly educated person speaking on the radio yesterday. I think every third or fourth word was "you know". Well, I thought to myself, If I already know, what is the point in listening any longer to this babble. It is what we call rabbiting on about nothing, and doing it endlessly. Why do people do this, you know?

    Cheers,

    Jim
     
  16. Bob Alkire

    Bob Alkire New Member

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    Mine is when asked how is it going, I say, it don't get any better, indoor plumbing and electricity, what more could one ask.
     
  17. Tom Butler

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    When I'm asked "how ya' doin'?" My answer is

    I'm above ground, I'm vertical, I'm not in the hospital, I'm not in jail. What more could one ask?
     
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