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'Look, I really do want to talk to you about last night's 'lost'... it just feels a little cliched to do it right here.'
"We never talk anymore."
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"Polly want to abandon speaking of herself in the third person."
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'They say the secret to public speaking is to pick out one person in the audience and talk to him.' 'Well, did you?' 'Yeah. Unfortunately the person I picked out was snickering, pointing and whispering to the guy next to him.'
'I really think I could have loved you... if only you could talk like a normal person.'
See No Virus, Hear No Virus, Take No Responsibility
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"Permission to speak freely, sir!"
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'He's got a lot of talent and everything, but I just don't think he's cut out for talk radio.'
Stricken by a sudden case of laryngitis, Mrs. Gurtley switches to autoteacher.
Running on Empty
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'I went through all one hundred and fifty channels and not a single thing on. So what the heck, want to talk?'
Tags:television, televisions, lazy, husband, husbands, couple, couples, wife, wives, channel, channels, want to talk, last resort, read, reading, reader, readers, reads, reluctant, reluctancy, bad husband, communication, communicate, talk, talking, talks, talked, speak, speaking, speaks, the flying mccoys, flying mccoys
'But this is fantastic, professor! It's like no language I've ever seen before!'
The Itsy-Bitsy Motivational Spider,
An avid text messenger, Katie Hunter started using fewer vowels in her everyday speech.
'That's not speaking, that's barking Try again'
'Do you ever communicate as a family by just speaking?'
Though he was ecstatic at the time, years later Mark would discover that his dog simply had a speech impediment.
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'Let's see,,, You're answering prayers until 9:30,, Your Armageddon meeting's been pushed to 2:00 and it looks like your speaking engagement in Mrs, Ingersol's head is postponed 'til Thursday,'
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Man and dog.
Tags:dog, dogs, dog trainer, dog trainers, dog person, dog people, dog lover, dog lovers, train, trainer, trainers, training, trained, teach, teaching, taught, teaches, incompetent, incompetence, amateur, amateurs, amateurish, unskilled, unskillful, inept, inexpert, not following orders, order, orders, command, commanding, not listening, speak, speaks, spoke, speaking, stay, staying, stayed, stays, heel, roll over, rolls over, rolling over, rolled over
"I'm afriad we had to cancel the 'perfect planning ' seminar. We forgot to book the hotel until it was to late and the speaker we hoped to use died in 1958."
'One word from you when the wife gets home and you're next Sundays roast!'
Santas Key Deliverables.
Couple flirting in Text Language.
'Sometimes words just get in the way.'