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Is Your Slang Out of Date?

What happened to words like groovy, boss and nifty?

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For those of you who are writers, do you get annoyed by certain superlatives that are overused?

Take the word amazing. It’s a current term used to describe just about everything. Then there are the terms like and awesome.

When I get lazy with a Facebook post, I’m guilty of using all three.



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Mary McGrath

Top writer in humor, short stories, writing, advice and poetry. She’s written for Newsweek, Wall St. Journal, Good Housekeeping, and Chicken Soup for the Soul.