Posted on 29th March 2017 at 07:30
Over the last couple of years we’ve put various words under the spotlight. Want. Hope. Need.
And shown that they don’t quite have the meaning – or effect – most people assume they do.
As an side, “assume” is a great example of another much misunderstood word. Perhaps you’ve heard the saying “assume makes an ASS out of U and ME.” Need we say any more?!?
Without taking the time to notice the words we use automatically, it’s all too easy to undermine our best efforts by simply choosing the wrong words. And this applies whether we’re saying them out loud or thinking them.
So, this week, we’d like to highlight two very small words we all use many times each day. Would you like to guess what they are before reading any further?