Written for The Daily Post from WordPress – Verbal Ticks
Is there a word or a phrase you use (or overuse) all the time, and are seemingly unable to get rid of? If not, what’s the one that drives you crazy when others use it?
Per.fect: having no mistakes or flaws
I would like to buy this sweater.
I will take the 3:00 appointment.
I never realized the luminosity
of pearls that dropped from
my lips, until this old word
became born-again, and suitable
as any reply.