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    How are you? when the person does not know you.
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    When addressing someone by their name they say "guilty as charged"

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    Quote Originally Posted by DodgyAgent View Post
    How are you? when the person does not know you.
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    When addressing someone by their name they say "guilty as charged"
    I always say Howaya? But its an Irish thing..... so do I get away with it?

    Agreed on the other two though.... knobs!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by DodgyAgent View Post
    How are you? when the person does not know you.
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    When addressing someone by their name they say "guilty as charged"
    Alright Mate, how are you?
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    Quote Originally Posted by DodgyAgent View Post
    How are you? when the person does not know you.
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    When addressing someone by their name they say "guilty as charged"
    I do that mate, Guilty as Charged, anyway how are you?

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    "can you borrow me a <whatever>"
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ravello View Post
    Alright Mate, how are you?
    Guilty as charged.

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    Words and phrases I will not use
    "sure, my last line manager was called...."
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    "NP" (No problems or, aaaaggghh!!, No Probs!).

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    So the Client cant afford x OK thats fine.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cailin maith View Post
    I always say Howaya? But its an Irish thing..... so do I get away with it?

    Agreed on the other two though.... knobs!!
    I meant on the phone. I get irritated by sales people opening the conversation with "how are you?"

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