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What is trite business phrases?
Last Updated: 20th March, 2020
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Then, what is a trite phrase?
trite, hackneyed, stereotyped, threadbare mean lacking the freshness that evokes attention or interest. trite applies to a once effective phrase or idea spoiled from long familiarity. " you win some, you lose some" is a trite expression hackneyed stresses being worn out by overuse so as to become dull and meaningless.
Secondly, what are some cliche sayings? 10 Common Clichés And The Powerful Truths They Hold
- Actions speak louder than words.
- The grass is always greener on the other side.
- The apple doesn't fall far from the tree.
- You can't judge a book by its cover.
- You can't please everyone.
- What doesn't kill you makes you stronger.
- Love is blind.
- Ignorance is bliss.
Beside above, what is an example of a trite expression?
adjective. The definition of trite is something that is stale or overused or cliché. An example of trite is an expression that everyone uses that has lost all meaning because it is used so much.
How do you avoid trite expressions?
Use action language- Use active voice and avoid passive voice. Let the subject of your sentence perform the action of the verb eg say peter drew up the schedule instead of the schedule was drawn up by peter. as well as retaining the attention of the audience.