Words & Phrases
the place where you check your bags in an airport
Can you please tell me where the bag check is?
short for Great Britain, an island with the countries of England, Scotland, and Wales
When I was traveling in Europe last September, I met a really nice couple from Britain.
a fun way to say Hollywood, California, where some people think there are a lot of weird and crazy people
I like to go to Hollyweird at night to see all the action!
a fun way to say Las Vegas, Nevada, because a lot of people gamble and lose some of their money from their wages (paycheck)
George: Did you guys win anything in Lost Wages?
Scott: 'fraid not!
a city in Southern California, USA
I have a couple of friends who live in Rowland Heights. They say it's nice, and the weather is pretty good.
the area way outside a major city, commonly called “the country”
There are a lot of beautiful and productive farms in rural America.
the area right outside a major city where many families live
It’s more quiet to live in the suburbs than in the city.
a popular way to refer to San Francisco
When I was going to college, I lived in The City.
England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales (all in Europe)
We went to the United Kingdom last year. We visited so many beautiful places!
a city area (opposite of rural)
There are way more open job positions in urban areas.