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Words & Phrases Now Banished

Jan 2, 2018
Originally published on January 3, 2018 3:15 pm
If you're sick of hearing people say "nothingburger," "impactful," "drill down," and "pre-owned," you're not alone. Those are just a few of the words and phrases newly-banished for "over-use, mis-use and general useless-ness" by the language guardians at Lake State Superior State University in Michigan.

Herb Trix reports.

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