Alli Snow (allisnow) wrote,
Alli Snow

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Lake Superior State University's 2003 List of Words Banished from the Queen's English for Mis-Use, Over-Use and General Carelessness*:

  • "Material Breach"
  • "Must See TV"
  • "Untimely death"
  • "Black ice"
  • "On the ground"
  • "Weapons of mass destruction" ;)
  • "Make no mistake about it"
  • "Homeland security"
  • "Extreme"
  • "Now, more than ever"
  • "Branding"
  • "Having said that" and "That said"
  • "Peel-and-eat shrimp"
  • "It's a good thing"
  • "As per"
  • "Reverse discrimination"
  • "There is no score"
  • "Got game"
  • "Mental mistake"
  • "name of color in color"
  • "Frozen tundra"
  • "Undisclosed, secret location"

* Do I know what that means, exactly? No. But it's still funny.
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