Law and Popular Culture: Examples from Colombian Slang and Spanish-Language Radio in the U.S
- When using slang in advertising: BVC. Fawcett, Adrienne Ward // Advertising Age;8/23/1993, Vol. 64 Issue 35, pS-6
This article cautions marketers regarding the use of slang in advertising. Readers over age 18 and who do not have anyone under that age in their life probably are not familiar with teen acrospeak, the tendency of kids age 8 to 18 to talk in acronyms. The proliferation of slang in high schools...
- SOBRE EL AUTOCONOCIMIENTO DEL LÃ‰XICO DEL ESPAÃ‘OL DE MÃ‰XICO. EPÃTOME. Silva, Octavio Cano // Andamios;sep-dic2014, Vol. 11 Issue 26, p91
In our paper we tackle the topic of the knowledge of Mexican Spanish vocabulary through several types of dictionaries registering it. We make an historical overview recalling the impact of Spanish on the autochthonous people, as well as some remarks on the influence of the Castillian norm, as...
- BARRROQUISMO, CANTINFLISMO... Y MÃS DE LO MISMO. Pérez-Robleda, José A. // Revista Istmo;oct/nov2014, Vol. 56 Issue 334, p86
No abstract available.
- Have you heard a secret language? Walter, Jakita // New Moon;Nov/Dec2003, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p42
Presents an article on using slang words. INSET: Sick of the same old "slanguage"?.
- Global teenspeak. Goodale, Gloria; Sheller, Hank // Christian Science Monitor;7/2/96, Vol. 88 Issue 152, p16
Provides information on various colloquial words and phrases used by teenagers from all over the world.
- REPLY. Cincinnati, T.G. Baldridge // American Notes & Queries;Feb76, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p90
Replies to the query related to the meaning of the slang 'To go it bald-headed,' published in the February 1976 issue of the journal 'American Notes & Queries.' Meaning of the slang in The Macmillan Dictionary of Historical Slang; Colloquial use of the slang for the grassy plains without trees...
- Slanguage term of the week. // Buffalo Law Journal;11/26/2007, Vol. 79 Issue 95, p4
The article presents the meaning of the slang term DWAID.
- WORD OF THE MONTH. // Ebony;Aug2011, Vol. 66 Issue 10, p22
A definition for the word of the month, "FUD mongering," is presented.
- 43: Hip Hop Ese. GREEN, MARK ANTHONY // GQ: Gentlemen's Quarterly;Jul2012, Vol. 82 Issue 7, p101
The article explains where slang words usually originate in the U.S., as explained by rapper 2 Chainz.