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    Thumbs down Shoudda Shottem

    I cant stand to hear ".....what I should'a did.......
    I know it may be "hip slang", BUT....!!
    Any other pet peeves out there that bring to mind small-armed intentions?
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    Re: Shoudda Shottem

    Hi poorboy_9

    I teach in China, and my pet peeve is when my students use this phrase, in my opinion... What about, here's what I think, or this is how I see it, and so on?


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    Re: Shoudda Shottem

    'At the end of the day' makes me wish I had a handy revolver.

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    Re: Shoudda Shottem

    Hey Soup,.....I once got no partial credit on an essay question that began "In your opinion, which event in pre-WWII.....

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    Re: Shoudda Shottem

    Hey, Do you speak "geek"? I think I see network nomenclature in your bowl! (TCP/IP)?!
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    #6

    Re: Shoudda Shottem

    Quote Originally Posted by Soup View Post
    Hi poorboy_9

    I teach in China, and my pet peeve is when my students use this phrase, in my opinion... What about, here's what I think, or this is how I see it, and so on?

    One possible reaction: Of course it's your opinion. Who else's?

    But I use it myself. It's a way of saying, I could be wrong, but this is what I think. It is also a polite way of disagreeing with somebody.

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