Mudcat Café message #2999628 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #132499   Message #2999628
Posted By: Liz the Squeak
04-Oct-10 - 05:58 PM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Hiccups rather than hiccoughs.

People who say 'I don't want to be rude/offend you/single you out but... because it always means they are about to be very rude, or offensive or pick on you for something. If you don't want to do it, don't do it!