Fun Easy English Classroom March 11


Learn American
English slang
beginning with
letter D
Slang Letter D

Today in the Fun Easy English classroom you are going to learn some slang beginning with the letter D.
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Slang: American English Slang - Letter D

Today learn 10 slang beginning with the letter D.
Slang Definition Usage
damage cost Lets get the bill and find out the damage.
dead quiet This disco is really dead tonight.
deck hit His wife wanted to deck him for coming home drunk again.
deep pockets a good source of money Her boyfriend has deep pockets.
dicey risky Investing in the stock market can be dicey.
dinosaur old and outdated This computer is really a dinosaur.
dirt awful person Her ex-boyfriend was dirt.
dirtbag awful person Her ex-boyfriend was a dirtbag.
dirty pornographic That is really a dirty magazine.
ditch leave I'll ditch my younger brother with my grandmother.
Video: Slang - Dirtbag
From YOUR Teacher: Dirtbag

Hey this is a really useful slang term. Basically this slang term only applies to men.

ie: He is such a dirtbag because he split up with his girlfriend.
Video: Twister
Twister - Twister is a 1996 American disaster drama film starring Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton as storm chasers researching tornadoes. In the film, a team of storm chasers try to perfect a data-gathering instrument, designed to be released into the funnel of a tornado, while competing with another better-funded team with a similar device during a tornado outbreak across Oklahoma. The following video was a scene in the movie. At the end of the video actress Helen Hunt used the slang term dirtbag. Use a dictionary to look up words you do not understand.
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