Hello Andrew:Forward planning indeed!We wonder when the verb to diarise came into the language?
If you don't want to diarise the event perhaps you could adaptate yourself to modern English by making a signage about the celebration date for your fridge door?
September? Now that's just taking it a little too far.
JayLa, she always plans far ahead. We plan about a week or so ahead for social events. Let us all pretend 'that' word has never been heard and we will just ignore it.FruitCake, there is a long list of them and signage is included.Fen, no reason why can't organise so far ahead, but for us it makes little difference. I can either go or not go, work dependant. It is very unlikely we would have another invitation on the same day.
Ha Ha at FruitCake. Diarise is a silly word. Why do people invent silly words like this?
With so much advance notice I imagine she'll find time for you all to 'do' lunch in the interim. Anyway she should let the idea fly and see where it lands. Just a quick meet to touch base, of course.
River, sometimes new words are needed but this isn't one of them.Victor, she always keeps us in the loop.
Office speak is going feral :(Instead of talking about a disaster in my office, the memo talked about opportunities and challenges. Challenges??? Who are they trying to fool?
Yes Hels, the positive gloss words.