Page 3 of 4 [ 49 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2, 3, 4  Next

CockneyRebel
Veteran
Veteran

User avatar

Joined: 17 Jul 2004
Age: 44
Gender: Male
Posts: 103,344
Location: Hanging out with my fellow Sweet Peas at Stalag 13

20 Jan 2016, 8:15 am

Retard or Retarded. Those words hurt more than anything.


_________________
Schultz

viewtopic.php?f=11&t=26&start=645


littlecatinthewindow
Veteran
Veteran

User avatar

Joined: 1 Jan 2016
Age: 22
Posts: 1,652
Location: On The Internet

20 Jan 2016, 9:54 am

CockneyRebel wrote:
Retard or Retarded. Those words hurt more than anything.


I agree, I knew someone who used that word all the time, even for me. I don't see him anymore, thankfully.



Pergerlady
Snowy Owl
Snowy Owl

Joined: 9 Jan 2016
Gender: Female
Posts: 138
Location: Turnersville, NJ, USA

20 Jan 2016, 10:15 am

The word "available." It doesn't roll off the tongue easily, and I avoid that word at all costs.



AJisHere
Veteran
Veteran

User avatar

Joined: 29 Oct 2015
Age: 32
Gender: Male
Posts: 1,135
Location: Washington state

20 Jan 2016, 1:09 pm

"Dollop".

It sounds like a noise you'd make when you're trying not to barf.


_________________
Yes, I have autism. No, it isn't "part of me". Yes, I hate my autism. No, I don't hate myself.


TheAP
Veteran
Veteran

User avatar

Joined: 28 Dec 2014
Age: 21
Gender: Female
Posts: 20,311
Location: Canada

20 Jan 2016, 3:07 pm

Pergerlady wrote:
The word "available." It doesn't roll off the tongue easily, and I avoid that word at all costs.

Come to think of it, I also have problems pronouncing available. I usually insert a Y sound into it that really isn't supposed to be there. Other words I have trouble pronouncing are comfortable/uncomfortable and world.



goofygoobers
Veteran
Veteran

User avatar

Joined: 6 Jul 2012
Age: 23
Gender: Female
Posts: 664
Location: America

20 Jan 2016, 10:53 pm

AJisHere wrote:
"Dollop".

It sounds like a noise you'd make when you're trying not to barf.


Dollop makes me think of this



AJisHere
Veteran
Veteran

User avatar

Joined: 29 Oct 2015
Age: 32
Gender: Male
Posts: 1,135
Location: Washington state

20 Jan 2016, 11:11 pm

goofygoobers wrote:
AJisHere wrote:
"Dollop".

It sounds like a noise you'd make when you're trying not to barf.


Dollop makes me think of this



I work in a grocery store. Every time I face the sour cream I'm thinking "what a stupid word..."


_________________
Yes, I have autism. No, it isn't "part of me". Yes, I hate my autism. No, I don't hate myself.


littlecatinthewindow
Veteran
Veteran

User avatar

Joined: 1 Jan 2016
Age: 22
Posts: 1,652
Location: On The Internet

21 Jan 2016, 1:42 pm

I don't like "Login" when it's used as a verb. As a noun, it's fine, but as a verb, it's just wrong, it should say "Log in," instead. It just annoys me. Probably cause when I see it, it means I have to enter a username and password and be at risk of mistyping it. If it says "Log in," instead, I'm not as annoyed.



allthings
Butterfly
Butterfly

Joined: 22 Jan 2016
Posts: 9
Location: nil

22 Jan 2016, 5:03 am

dog. fk . pig. fat. black.quiet.retard.nerd. in general any word that offends people, make me angry.



Murihiku
Veteran
Veteran

User avatar

Joined: 9 Jan 2013
Age: 34
Gender: Male
Posts: 5,441
Location: Queensland, Australia

22 Jan 2016, 6:28 am

Wednesday :|


_________________
It is easy to go down into Hell;
Night and day, the gates of dark Death stand wide;
But to climb back again, to retrace one's steps to the upper air –
There's the rub, the task.


– Virgil, The Aeneid (Book VI)


AJisHere
Veteran
Veteran

User avatar

Joined: 29 Oct 2015
Age: 32
Gender: Male
Posts: 1,135
Location: Washington state

22 Jan 2016, 9:08 am

Murihiku wrote:
Wednesday :|


Well, that's got to be unpleasant. Kind of comes up a lot; at least once a week.


_________________
Yes, I have autism. No, it isn't "part of me". Yes, I hate my autism. No, I don't hate myself.


Catlover5
Veteran
Veteran

Joined: 9 May 2015
Age: 20
Gender: Male
Posts: 4,755
Location: Norfolk, UK

26 Jan 2016, 6:43 am

I especially hate the word "rubbish" when my mum says it. I hate it being said in her accent.


_________________
I love me
And I love you
:heart:


Grammar Geek
Veteran
Veteran

User avatar

Joined: 22 Oct 2015
Age: 23
Posts: 846
Location: Missouri

26 Jan 2016, 9:13 am

littlecatinthewindow wrote:
I don't like "Login" when it's used as a verb. As a noun, it's fine, but as a verb, it's just wrong, it should say "Log in," instead. It just annoys me. Probably cause when I see it, it means I have to enter a username and password and be at risk of mistyping it. If it says "Log in," instead, I'm not as annoyed.


Yes, this is one of those things that I see wrong more often than I see it used correctly. People can't seem to grasp words that can be one word or two depending on how they're used. See: every day, everyday.



kraftiekortie
Veteran
Veteran

User avatar

Joined: 4 Feb 2014
Gender: Male
Posts: 62,741
Location: Queens, NYC

26 Jan 2016, 9:21 am

I'm tired of hearing the terms "sociopath" and "psychopath." Those terms are used too broadly these days.

So is "borderline."



littlecatinthewindow
Veteran
Veteran

User avatar

Joined: 1 Jan 2016
Age: 22
Posts: 1,652
Location: On The Internet

26 Jan 2016, 9:55 am

Grammar Geek wrote:
littlecatinthewindow wrote:
I don't like "Login" when it's used as a verb. As a noun, it's fine, but as a verb, it's just wrong, it should say "Log in," instead. It just annoys me. Probably cause when I see it, it means I have to enter a username and password and be at risk of mistyping it. If it says "Log in," instead, I'm not as annoyed.


Yes, this is one of those things that I see wrong more often than I see it used correctly. People can't seem to grasp words that can be one word or two depending on how they're used. See: every day, everyday.


And yet I often say "Anymore," instead of "Any more," but only when I'm referring to actions I no longer do, and not to the lack of something I have left.