You can imagine my surprise when many of the respondents had taken the time to write a few paragraphs.
Perhaps they were elated by the idea that, what it was THEY WANTED.
as well as the conversations and jokes you share with your closest friends and peers are probably often about sex, relationships, etc.
But if they’re not, there’s still going to be a ton of takeaways for you in this lesson. 70 words and expressions relating to dating, relationships and other related vocabulary.
Something you should keep in mind is that many of these terms are informal and even slang, and therefore you should be careful with whom you use this vocabulary.
Also, some words and expressions might objectify women, so be be prudent with the context and ALWAYS respect women.
If you go by our philosophy, you will certainly appreciate the vocabulary I’m about to present in this lesson.
That’s because you probably aren’t satisfied by just knowing the basic ways of using your English.
The next couple of hours will go something like this: my date will tell me about the app he’s building, or his job in the public school system, or what it was like to lose a parent young — and I’ll take little sips of my beer and nod understandingly as I attempt to interject that I, too, have informed opinions about the tech industry. I, too, worked for nonprofits, ran races, made art, tried that weird meditation app with the British narrator, paid off student loans, lost a parent young. Or would you think back on all the years it took you to learn how to do your job, all those hours of hard work, the pride you felt in having achieved something you weren’t sure you could pull off, and think to yourself I don’t really like the fact that I do this, but I confess: sometimes I post about these dates (without supplying names or identifying details) in the semi-private corners of my social media accounts.
Often, though, I’ll get cut off shortly after “oh yeah, me too.” It’s a fascinating, if not maddening, thing to experience. Because honestly, singing harmony to my dates’ melody all the time is driving me goddamn nuts.
There are no right answers, only your truth." I heard back from 12 of them.