Neatorama Posts Tagged "slang"
83 Old Slang Phrases We Should Bring Back

[http://youtu.be/dOaEZkphSVs] (YouTube link)As eac...  ...Vs] (YouTube link)As each language has a history, slang terms also have a history. We should not only be...  .... We should not only be aware of old and obsolete slang terms, some should be brought back! At least, acc...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/06/04/83-Old-Slang-Phrases-We-Should-Bring-Back/
I Can’t Even...

[http://youtu.be/8ruJBKFrRCk] (YouTube link)Sam Ta...  ...ous while making a video that pokes fun at modern slang . A comment at reddit sums up what this is about:T...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/12/I-Cant-Even/
School Bans Slang Terms Including "You Woz" and "Innit"

(Photo: Neil Griffiths)Innit a shame? The Harris Academy, a school in south London, UK, has forbidden its students from using certain words and phrases while at school. The purpose of the new rule is to teach children to...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/10/28/School-Bans-Slang-Terms-Including-You-Woz-and-Innit/
107 Regional Slang Words

[http://youtu.be/1w6uQIXC1aI] (YouTube link)Let th...  ...our own. John Green has a whole slew of regional slang terms in the latest mental_floss video.

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/09/04/107-Regional-Slang-Words/
In Defense of the Word "Like"...

Oh my, how times change. A decade ago, proponents of the proper use of English were bemoaning the use of the word "like" as an annoying filler in the language of younger people. In fact, that's how I first found Neatoram...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/08/21/In-Defense-of-the-Word-Like/
Why Do We Say: "It's A Doozy"?...

I was at the Ford Museum in Detroit recently and t...  ...ories.1) Doozy could be an alteration of an older slang , "It's a daisy," meaning something beautiful.2) I...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/07/29/Why-Do-We-Say-Its-A-Doozy/
Why Do Men Say "Hubba Hubba" When They See a Beautiful Girl?...

Neatorama presents a guest post from actor, comedi...  ...roovy," "the cat's meow," "the bee's knees," etc. Slang expressions are constantly changing in every soci...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/06/12/Why-Did-Men-Say-Hubba-Hubba-When-They-Saw-a-Beautiful-Girl/
Slang for Human Body Parts, German Style

The Germans, who brought us linguistic gem like sc...  ...s can invent such a word), have a few interesting slangs for human bodyparts. See if you can figure...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/05/29/Slang-for-Human-Body-Parts-German-Style/
A Column That Only Canadians Will Understand...

Dave Bidini has a column in the National Post. I have no idea what he's talking about. Google Translate isn't helping a bit. Do you understand?For years, I was a keener, but after my short-lived stint as reeve of Dildo,...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/05/04/A-Column-That-Only-Canadians-Will-Understand/
The Flappers' Dictionary...

Jim Lewin received a stack of old magazines at his...  ...ned "The Flapper's Dictionary," a glossary of hot slang terms of the time, which he posted in its entiret...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/04/11/the-flappers-dictionary/




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