Words that annoy me for some reason

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18 Jan 2012, 7:51 am

abacacus wrote:
The Germanic tribes where barbaric and warlike, the language reflects that.

I agree. But so were the Angles, Jutes, Celts, Scots, Picts, Danes and all the other tribes and peoples that contributed to the English language, which turned out much easier on the ear :)