Ways to Say

  1. The Most Insincere Compliments And What To Say Instead

    Most people love to get praise or compliments. Not all compliments are created equal, though. The best praise is specific. When it’s clear that you really took the time to understand or pay attention to the person you’re praising, that praise feels sincere. Think about the time you spent all day on a piece of macaroni art in kindergarten, only to have your parents say, …

  2. What’s The Problem With Whataboutism?

    There are all sorts of retorts people resort to when criticized or called out for a mistake or wrongdoing of some kind. (Heaven forbid anyone just say, “I’m sorry. I was wrong,” anymore.) One of the most maddening kinds is increasingly being referred to as whataboutism. You know it when you hear it. “Hey, weren’t you supposed to do the dishes last night?” you ask your …

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    Why Do Parents Use These Babyish Words?

  4. Fancy Words For Everyday Activities

    Have you ever been out walking around the park, humming a tune to yourself, and suddenly thought, “The word humming is so boring … yet its synonym bombinating sounds much more interesting!” No? (Really, is it just us?) Well, today’s the day you embrace a fancier word for humming, and a few more. First recorded in the late 1800s, bombinate sounds a bit like bumblebee, which is kind …

  5. 10 Different Ways To Say You’re Speechless

  6. Words To Make You Sound Like A Boss

    Leadership roles can be hard. They bring with them a lot of responsibility, longer hours, and the unenviable task of having be the one who delivers any bad news. So we get that being a manager, supervisor, or boss can be tough. But being able to talk the talk, should not be the hardest part of walking the walk. The good news is that you don’t …

  7. When You Should Not Say Sorry

    Sometimes saying sorry isn't the right thing to do ... just ask "the apologizer."
  8. Crutch Words That Can Ruin Your Sentence

  9. What Are Better Ways To Say “Good Luck”?

  10. Better Words To Use Instead Of “Crazy”