"Heroes", comic books, Stock Phrases, Writing

Stock phrases: you gotta love ’em

I’m always late to the party.

“Heroes” aired on television several years ago, but I’ve just discovered it. It’s a creative TV drama with a lot of the characteristics of comic books, which also happen to be important to the plot. hero.

I think the stock phrases in “Heroes” are inevitable, likely penned by writers who were chuckling as they wrote.

Here are a few stock phrases from the series:

I told you never to call me.

We’ve got a problem.

I’ve always loved you.

We’ve got to get out of here.

What are we going to do?

It’s not my fault.

That’s a good question.

You can do this!

Look out!

“Heroes” has been fun to watch.

Your turn, wordsmiths and culture-watchers. What are your favorite (or most dreaded) stock phrases? And/or, what did you think of the series?