Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Everyone Really Hates the Word "Whatever"

Mental Floss: Never mind that the best quote of 2016 contains the dismissal "whatever"—the word is universally abhorred for the eighth year running, a new poll released by the Marist Institute for Public Opinion reveals.

3 comments:

Jeffrey Meyerson said...

Really?

Whatever.

Sometimes it is the word that just fits, and if it makes the listener crazy, well, that's a bonus.

;)

Richard Robinson said...

It's "actually" that drives me nuts.

Thomas Miller said...

"Literally"