What’s your favorite or most often used exclamation of surprise? (i.e. “oh my god/gosh!” or “holy smokes!” or “what the?!”) Do you know anyone who uses funny or unusual ones? What are they?

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6 Responses to Surprise!

  1. Jennifer says:

    Somehow, it has become “Holy balls”. I also overuse “Geez”. I really need to stop that.

    As for funny ones, my dad is full of them.

  2. ThirtyWhat says:

    I love “Holy Balls” … I might have to steal that around here. LOL I don’t know … I don’t have little kids so my language is probably more PG/PG13 … if something’s bad I’m likely to say something like, “Sweet baby Jesus … ” or if it’s worse, “You have to be f*’n kidding me …” … if something’s good it’s more like, “Awesome sauce …” … I’m terribly boring …

  3. jonathan.hemlock says:

    It is now “sacre bleu” somce we are in Montreal.
    I asked the little french lady what it meant.
    Something like “dagnabbbit.”

  4. Bev says:

    probably “Oh my goodness.”

  5. l'empress says:

    “Excuse me?”
    I’m sure I missed something here.

  6. maryz says:

    I can’t think of any phrase that I use all the time. It’s probably something like “Well, s..t!”

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