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What are your Pet Peeves?

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Oghenekevwe wrote:
hahaha when that happens to me i tell them "you're gonna be a very bad driver":laughing:


True! Oh, please no. Hahaha

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Ok completely random, but when I was younger I never understood the phrase "pet peeve". 


What's the origin of the word/phrase? Like.."pet"...why is there a "pet" in the phrase? I don't get it :/ 

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dragonsky wrote:

Ok completely random, but when I was younger I never understood the phrase "pet peeve".

What's the origin of the word/phrase? Like.."pet"...why is there a "pet" in the phrase? I don't get it :/

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pet_peeve

This doesn't totally explain it.but i hope it helps.

Kevwe A.

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Oghenekevwe wrote:
dragonsky wrote:
Ok completely random, but when I was younger I never understood the phrase "pet peeve".
What's the origin of the word/phrase? Like.."pet"...why is there a "pet" in the phrase? I don't get it :/

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pet_peeve
This doesn't totally explain it.but i hope it helps.

Ha! So it came from a comic/strip


Many words have weird origins :D Thanks! 

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dragonsky wrote:
Oghenekevwe wrote:
dragonsky wrote:
Ok completely random, but when I was younger I never understood the phrase "pet peeve".
What's the origin of the word/phrase? Like.."pet"...why is there a "pet" in the phrase? I don't get it :/

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pet_peeve
This doesn't totally explain it.but i hope it helps.

Ha! So it came from a comic/strip
Many words have weird origins :D Thanks!


Oh, didn't know about this origin. Interesting.


Anyway, so what are your pet peeves, @dragonsky?

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dragonsky wrote:

Oghenekevwe wrote:

dragonsky wrote:

Ok completely random, but when I was younger I never understood the phrase "pet peeve".

What's the origin of the word/phrase? Like.."pet"...why is there a "pet" in the phrase? I don't get it :/

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pet_peeve

This doesn't totally explain it.but i hope it helps.

Ha! So it came from a comic/strip

Many words have weird origins :D Thanks!

You're welcome. So what are your pet peeves? 

Kevwe A.

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I'd really want to have a sort of an answer but really can't think of anytihing :/ 


It's not that I dont' have pet peeves, but I can't really think of any :( Sorry :( 

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