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Thread #132499   Message #4055500
Posted By: Jeri
27-May-20 - 02:40 PM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Not complicated enough for Data. It's the sort of thing most people would've thought of.

The isolation thing: it's just norma around here. The only difference is that there's no place to escape to. Which has nothing to do with language.

I kept thinking it would make a good TV car insurance commercial, if the spokesperson said "And there you have it, straight from the gecko ("get-go"). If they go for it, I want a percentage.