Recently, this Tweet popped up on my Twitter feed:
I no longer follow the person, because that person is not actually having a real issue. One of my big pet peeves is when people misuse the words 'literally' and 'actually'.
Here is a quick lesson on the usage of these words:
Yes, you may be hungry, but no, you can not literally eat a cow.
No, you will not actually die if you get to meet Channing Tatum, Olivia Munn, or whatever One Jonas Direction Brother is popular this week.
Yes, your grandfather is old, but he is not literally two hundred years old.
No, I am not figuratively bothered by the abuse and misuse of... READ MORE