Words & Phrases
people who were from England (Anglos) and Germany (Saxons) who historically came together forming an ethnic group
Many Americans have Anglo-Saxon roots.
someone who was born after 1945 and before 1964
The baby boomers were of the first to use technology.
when boys (or men) do things that boys typically do
Jenny: Where are the rest of the guys?
Phillip: They’re all watching the soccer game.
Jenny: Ok ... I guess boys will be boys, right?
a list of things (not necessarily written down) you want to do before you kick the bucket (die)
Traveling around the world is high on my bucket list.
someone catches you doing something that you really shouldn’t be doing
Friend 1: She told me you were sick last night, so you weren’t goin' to the party.
Friend 2: Busted! Check it out! She was tagged on Facebook dancin’ away at a club.
the ‘white’ race of people
On forms, where you have to put a check next to your ethnic group, Caucasian is one of the choices.
feeling very down and sad
I got really depressed when my boyfriend left me.
a popular, elegant, female movie star or singer who dresses beautifully and presents herself in an over-dramatic way (includes regular girls that have diva-like qualities)
Shirley considers herself to be a diva. Every time I see her, she’s dressed to the nines.
Donald Trump, a famous American businessman, author, investor, television personality, and currently the President of the United States.
Donald Trump became the 45th president of the United States on January 20th, 2017.
someone who doesn’t let anything bother him/her
I like to hang out with Suzy because she’s so easygoin'.