Friday, 18 May 2012

Literally

You literally use the word "literally" too much; and more importantly, you use it incorrectly.

6 comments:

  1. Sheldon, from the Big Bang Theory?

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  2. Don't watch it. Did Sheldon say something similar, or does he use the word too often?

    The comment is mine. Inspired by a particular conversation that was reminiscent of many others.

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    1. Sheldon says just about the same thing you wrote to a less than brainy character in an episode. I did a quick search on You Tube, but couldn't find the clip to show you. Oh well, what a drag (not literally, of course).

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  3. You literally use the word "literally" too much; and more importantly, you LITERALLY use it incorrectly.

    There, fixed that for you

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  4. Oh, Erik = DMM. Having troubles figuring out which account to stay logged into

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  5. Yes Eric, I thought of your option, but then I would be doing the thing I was complaining about: using the word "literally" too frequently. Then again, your emphasis could add irony to the complaint.

    Why people cannot use the word "really" when that is what they mean?

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