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29th Nov '16 9:34:13 AM Gsueagle31049
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* Leni Loud from ''WesternAnimation/TheLoudHouse''. This is considered her most annoying habit.
9th Nov '16 7:08:14 AM MitchellProductions
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It's also OlderThanTheyThink: the oldest quote cited for this sense in the Oxford English Dictionary comes from ''1778''.[[note]]in F. Burney's ''Evelina'': "Father grew quite uneasy, like, for fear of his Lordship's taking offence."[[/note]] Screenwriter I. A. L. Diamond (who was born in 1920) and director Billy Wilder (born in 1906) had Creator/MarilynMonroe use the expression in the 'hedge' sense above in their 1959 period comedy, ''Film/SomeLikeItHot''.

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It's Despite being [[TheNewRockAndRoll now widely used in standard English]], it's also OlderThanTheyThink: the oldest quote cited for this sense in the Oxford English Dictionary comes from ''1778''.[[note]]in F. Burney's ''Evelina'': "Father grew quite uneasy, like, for fear of his Lordship's taking offence."[[/note]] Screenwriter I. A. L. Diamond (who was born in 1920) and director Billy Wilder (born in 1906) had Creator/MarilynMonroe use the expression in the 'hedge' sense above in their 1959 period comedy, ''Film/SomeLikeItHot''.
27th Oct '16 5:44:09 AM Gosicrystal
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* Ini Miney talks like this in ''VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney''. Though later it's revealed that [[spoiler: [[ObfuscatingStupidity she's doing it on purpose]].]] Matt Engarde also uses it to a lesser degree. [[spoiler: Is he acting too? Oh, ''[[TheSociopath is]]'' ''[[BitchInSheepsClothing he]]'' ''[[BigBad ever]]''...]]

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* Ini Miney talks like this in ''VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney''. Though later it's revealed that [[spoiler: [[ObfuscatingStupidity she's [[spoiler:she's doing it on purpose]].]] purpose]]. Matt Engarde also uses it to a lesser degree. [[spoiler: Is [[spoiler:Is he acting too? Oh, ''[[TheSociopath is]]'' ''[[BitchInSheepsClothing he]]'' ''[[BigBad ever]]''...''is he ever''...]]
2nd Oct '16 12:39:25 PM Kailihua
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** Hong Kong, especially in ''Manga/HetaliaBloodbath2010'', has a tendency to do this as well.Although not quite to the same extent as Poland.

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** Hong Kong, especially in ''Manga/HetaliaBloodbath2010'', has a tendency to do this as well.Although well, although not quite to the same extent as Poland.Poland (similarly, this is a translation of his Gyaru-o dialect, which has speech patterns like that of a teenage boy).
15th Aug '16 3:01:51 PM DRCEQ
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* Used by the kogal Yuka Ayase in the [[UpdatedRerelease PSP version]] of ''VideoGame/{{Persona}}''.

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* Used by the kogal [[GyaruGirl kogal]] Yuka Ayase in the [[UpdatedRerelease PSP version]] of ''VideoGame/{{Persona}}''.
11th May '16 3:50:04 PM Uyyy
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* Ini Miney talks like this in ''VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney''. Though later it's revealed that [[spoiler: [[ObfuscatingStupidity she's doing it on purpose]].]]

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* Ini Miney talks like this in ''VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney''. Though later it's revealed that [[spoiler: [[ObfuscatingStupidity she's doing it on purpose]].]] Matt Engarde also uses it to a lesser degree. [[spoiler: Is he acting too? Oh, ''[[TheSociopath is]]'' ''[[BitchInSheepsClothing he]]'' ''[[BigBad ever]]''...]]
27th Apr '16 2:51:18 AM CassandraLeo
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* The ValleyGirl who gives the intro to Music/SirMixALot's "[[StuffyOldSongsAboutTheButtocks Baby Got Back]]" uses this.
19th Apr '16 7:59:40 AM ImperialMajestyXO
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* Most American teenagers, black or white, male or female. Like: It's Not Just For, Like, Dumbass {{Valley girl}}s Anymore!

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* Most American teenagers, black or white, male or female. Like: It's Not Just For, Like, Dumbass {{Valley girl}}s Girl}}s Anymore!


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27th Mar '16 7:35:33 PM Averagemoe
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* The "quotative like" is discussed in [[http://xkcd.com/1483/ this]] ''Webcomic/{{Xkcd}}'' strip. (Is the linguist's quote just a statement about how language evolves - [[AmbiguouslyEvil or a death threat]]?)




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* The "quotative like" is discussed in [[http://xkcd.com/1483/ this]] ''Webcomic/{{Xkcd}}'' strip. (Is the linguist's quote just a statement about how language evolves - [[AmbiguouslyEvil or a death threat]]?)
27th Mar '16 7:33:12 PM Averagemoe
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* Felecia from Webcomic/OzyAndMillie doesn't play this up much, but does it often enough that it comes up when she gets sent to the pshychyatrist.
-->'''Felicia:''' Are you sure saying "like" every other word causes fatal brain warts?
-->'''Dr. Wahnsinnig:''' If it'll make you stop-yes, absolutely positive.
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