Cliches and Expressions I Continue to Enjoy (For Whatever Reason)

Previously, I wrote about dumb cliches that have no place in our modern vocabulary/are just annoying and pointless. In the spirit of “why not”, I decided to share some more oft-repeated, even cliche phrases that I do like. We’ll cross that bridge when we come to it – I like crossing bridges. They are symbolic and usually placedContinue reading “Cliches and Expressions I Continue to Enjoy (For Whatever Reason)”

You Don’t Mean That: Cliches, Phrases, and Expressions That Are Ineffective

This is a throwback to a post I made on my old iteration of this blog back in 2012 called “Popular Cliches and Why They Suck” on blogspot. I am re-doing it here with a nice and shiny 2016 upgrade. I think oftentimes, we use idiomatic, colloquial, informal language in conversation because it adds depthContinue reading “You Don’t Mean That: Cliches, Phrases, and Expressions That Are Ineffective”