Monday, June 18

Awful Cliches

Eager to preserve the English language against a rising tide of rhetorical and grammatical nonsense, the editors of the London Telegraph asked readers to compose a piece of prose crammed with as many infuriating phrases as possible. The results would be hilarious if only they were not so evidently the currency of our everyday discourse.


Josh said...

The examples are barely readable. At least they used whole words instead of lol, brb, g2g, and the rest of the lexicon of the txt msg gen.

Lawrence Underwood said...

My how far our language has fallen. And, the English, to boot!