Shook – What does “Shook” mean in British slang?

Before we get started I wanted to say a few words about the current global situation.In desperate times we feel panicked and scared for many reasons. I want to thank everyone who is helping us during this crisis, especially doctors and nurses tirelessly working against this pandemic. All we can do is wait, be kindContinue reading “Shook – What does “Shook” mean in British slang?”

Money Slang Special – What’s the meaning of Pony and Monkey in British Slang?

You are listening to our fourth and final episode specialising on slang and money! Ok on to our next slang term for money… a pony. I can hear you asking me- Louisa why are we now talking about a baby horse? Spelt the same P-O-N-Y pony actually means 25 pounds.

Money Slang Special – What’s the meaning of Fiver, Tenner and Bluey in British Slang?

You are listening to our third episode specialising on slang and money! Today we are starting by looking at the most common and widely used slang terms. I was in a bar recently with my Italian friend, i bought some drinks and she asked me how much i owed her.

Money Slang Special – What’s the meaning of Pound, Quid, Nicker and Squid in British Slang?

In our most recent episodes we are discussing slang words for money! Something key when travelling to a different country or even speaking a new language! Today we will be examining slang words for the British Pound Coin.

Internet Slang Special – People on the internet (TROLL, LURKER, BAE)

Hello and welcome back to “The Slang Podcast” with me Louisa May Adams. This show will give you the chance to hear, understand the origins and meanings of new slang and to use them immediately! Today we will be exploring more social media slang, in particular how do we identify the sea of people onContinue reading “Internet Slang Special – People on the internet (TROLL, LURKER, BAE)”

Internet Slang Special – English Social Media (AMA, IRL, GTG, BRB)

Hello and welcome back to the Slang podcast with me Louisa May Adams. This show will give you the chance to hear, understand the origins and meanings of new slang and to use them immediately! Today we will be exploring more social media slang! The internet is super important when learning a new language asContinue reading “Internet Slang Special – English Social Media (AMA, IRL, GTG, BRB)”

Internet Slang Special – English Social Media (DM, SELFIE, FOMO, TBT)

Hello and Welcome back to The Slang Podcast with me Louisa May Adams. This show will give you the chance to hear, understand the origins and meanings of new slang and to use them immediately! Last episode we mastered internet slang and abbreviations but this episode we will become experts on slang specifically for socialContinue reading “Internet Slang Special – English Social Media (DM, SELFIE, FOMO, TBT)”