Irritating Phrases in English by Janet Carr Posted on April 8, 2014March 31, 2014 whatever 24/7 at the end of the day like you know it’s not rocket science Share this:TwitterFacebookLinkedInEmailTumblrPocketPrintRedditLike this:Like Loading...
“At this moment in time”. A colleague of mine used this habitually!! Sorry, Janet, I’m not in a time warp, just a fairly new recruit to your blog…….and there’s so much to read!
Glad you are enjoying it Steve!
talk to the hand
simples! (Alexander Orlov has a lot to answer for!)
give it up for … (in the context of ‘please show your appreciation’ for a performance). What, exactly, am I supposed to be giving up and why?
A colleague from years back had an interesting take on “It’s not rocket science”… bearing in mind he worked for Lockheed Martin and was a senior software engineer – his usual rejoinder was “Even rocket science isn’t rocket science any more!”. 🙂