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Mumism's

Mumism: Common sentences and quotations used by mother's world-wide. "Mumisms" are genetically built into all mothers and are passed on from generation to generation. Sometimes found in other people's speech and includes repeated use of clich├ęs that make one's voice sound exactly like their mother's (see mother tongue).

See if you recognise any of these:
  1. "I swear you kids are going to drive me crazy one day"


  2. "Don't you roll your eyes at me!"


  3. "and THAT'S FINAL!"


  4. "I don't care who started it, I said stop it now!"


  5. "Who do you think you are?"


  6. "Keep doing that with your face and it'll stay that way"


  7. "I slave for hours over a hot stove and this is the thanks I get?!"


  8. "Am I embarrassing you? Really? Am I?"


  9. "If I catch you doing that one more time, I'll..."


  10. "The wind will change one day and your face will stay like that!"


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