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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    I can't stand when people write 'nom nom' when they post a photo of their food on Facebook etc. And I don't even know if its written/said instead of 'yum yum'. Or if it means something else completely. Either way, it annoys me!

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    Quote Originally Posted by mingpage View Post
    I can't stand when people write 'nom nom' when they post a photo of their food on Facebook etc. And I don't even know if its written/said instead of 'yum yum'. Or if it means something else completely. Either way, it annoys me!
    I think it's originally from the Cookie Monster! I'll be back...

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    Quote Originally Posted by mingpage View Post
    I can't stand when people write 'nom nom' when they post a photo of their food on Facebook etc. And I don't even know if its written/said instead of 'yum yum'. Or if it means something else completely. Either way, it annoys me!
    I am the same. it just makes me think of them chewing with their mouth open and that to me is like nails on a chalk board.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lambjam View Post
    I think it's originally from the Cookie Monster! I'll be back...

    ETA http://knowyourmeme.com/memes/om-nom-nom-nom
    Thanks for clearing that up for me! Had no idea that's what it meant. Interesting but still annoying 😁

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    Oh, I've thought of another. My friend pronounces accelerate "agg-zel-erate".

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    I say draws. What's wrong with draws? Do you mean people actually put an 'ers' on the end? Like draw-ers?
    Yeah, the word is drawer. Soooooo many people here say "chest of draws", I'd actually begun to wonder if it was a 'real' word over here, so i typed it into Google. Zilch results for 'chest of draws' so I must be right

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    Slightly better than "chester draws", which is often to be found on eBay

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    Quote Originally Posted by lambjam View Post
    Slightly better than "chester draws", which is often to be found on eBay
    Great way to get a bargain though when you search items that have been misspelt!

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    Quote Originally Posted by lambjam View Post
    Slightly better than "chester draws", which is often to be found on eBay
    Hahaha 😂 you know I wouldn't be surprised if a lot of people thought it was 'chester draws'.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SPC View Post
    Harass. It's HAR-rass, not har-RASS.
    Do you mean as in you would say it the same way you would say Harris?

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