All those jargon terms that we love to hate are now being referred to as buffling. An interesting article about the most hated ones appeared in today’s press, with few surprises. I have to admit I do use some of these and wonder if the survey spoke to the wrong people. Most of these terms are, in my view quite reasonable in the right context and with the right audience.
Like any jargon or abbreviations, they can be useful common language as long as everybody understands them. However beware of using to impress or baffle….