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Catch Word #154 – That’s sick!

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There are tons of negative words that are used as positive slang. We’re looking at a few of the more popular ones in this episode. Andrew and Maura give you their take on sick, mean, and wicked. If you look these words up in the dictionary, you might not find these definitions, but if you’re travelling around Canada or the U.S., you might just hear them being used.

Expressions included in the Study Guide

  • Time flies (by)
  • A prime example
  • Sick – a sick guitar player – can be used on its own
  • To be meaning
  • Break dancing
  • To be mean – must be used with the object that is being described as mean
  • A lift
  • Where ya going?
  • Wicked
  • Fresh powder
  • No doubt To be sold

Copyright: Audio/Study Guide: Culips

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