Is there a difference between saying ‘I don’t’ and ‘I can’t’ when refusing an offer?
If you are trying to stay off sugary foods, for instance, then saying ‘I… 104 more words
People get offended by the use of the words “retarded” and “gay” to mean “stupid.”
But nobody seems to care that we use the words Dumb (a mute person), Idiot (a mentally handicapped person), Imbecile (a prior medical definition for someone with a mental disability), Moron (a term for someone with a mentally disabled age of about 8-12), Insane (A mental disorder where you cannot perceive reality) among many others. 129 more words
This week we bring you the second part of our look at the origins and meanings of popular sayings. As we continue our series on Words and Word Choice, we are focusing on this important information to help you communicate effectively. 994 more words