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Words That Need to Be Banished This Year

Since it’s a new year, maybe it’s a good time to reboot our vocabularies.

 

Lake Superior State University in Michigan released its annual list of words and phrases that need to be BANISHED in the New Year.  Here are the ones they say we should stop using or overusing in 2022 . . .

 

1.  “Wait, what?”

 

2.  “No worries”

 

3.  “At the end of the day”

 

4.  “That being said”

 

5.  “Asking for a friend”

 

6.  “Circle back”

 

7.  “Deep dive”

 

 

There’s also the pandemic-related phrases:  “New normal” . . . “You’re on mute” . . . and “supply chain.”

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  • Jon Watkins

    For the past 15 years, Jon has been waking you up doing morning radio here in Utah! Originally from Long Beach, California, Jon spends his time driving his kids from sports to birthday parties, blotting the grease off his pizza and complaining about how cold the winter is. Jon and his wife Jenn love to travel and even do a travel podcast together called, “Our Savings Starts Tomorrow.” If you ever see Jon out and about, make sure to say hi! He’s desperate for attention

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