I’m writing today’s AI from the past because as you read this, I am getting ready to get on a boat to embark upon an Amaz!ng Adventure.Â I do miss you guys, really. I’m totally thinking about all of you.Â But anyway, you’ll forgive me if today’s AI may not be appropriately topical:
Last year, Oxford compiled a list ofÂ the top 10 most irritating phrases in the English language. It included gems like “At this moment in time,” “Fairly unique” and “At the end of the day” (which, I have to admit, I use a LOT).Â Read the article for the full list.
So the obvious question:
What phrases annoy you?Â And, conversely, what turn of phrase do you particularly enjoy using?