Slang Words

HEY CANADA, POUTINE IS NOW A 'REAL' WORD

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 05.20.2014 | Canada Living

It’s taken a while for editors at Merriam-Webster dictionary to legitimize it, but the Frankenstein-ish, cannibalizing American holiday dish that st...

People, Stop Saying ALL Of These Words

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.25.2014 | Canada Living

The next time the words "gay," "no homo," or "bitch," slip out of your mouth, take a second to think about what you're actually saying. An in-your...

13 Stupid Ways To Describe A Woman's Period

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada Living

It's the word that no woman likes to say out loud, but we're broadcasting it loud and clear: It's called your period. That said, the term is still con...

20 Slang Words Of 2013

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living

Understanding teenage slang doesn't have to be a "salty" process. By which we mean, something that's overly annoying or pissing you off. Young peop...

25 Of The Most 'Canadian' Words

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.23.2014 | Canada Living

So you speak Canadian, eh? For any Canadian who travels abroad, you may hear the stereotypical "eh," "aboot" (about), or worse — how do you survi...

'Dip,' 'Merked,'Swag' — Is This What Teens Are Saying These Days?

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 12.19.2012 | Canada Living

"Moss," "merked," "reach" and "dip." If you have no idea what those words mean, don't beat yourself up too much — this is just everyday teenage ling...

10 Words Kids Are Saying These Days

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 04.24.2012 | Canada Living

For many, the holidays mean family gatherings and talking to people of all ages. If you're usually the parent trying to decode words like "noob," "pwn...