Goodbye to hi and hey to catch ya

As electronic communication has increasingly taken over from more traditional methods of keeping in touch, the language we use has also changed, particularly our greetings and farewells. This month’s Macmillan English Dictionary e-lesson features an article looking at these new expressions and how they have made their way into common parlance. It goes on to explore some of the more idiomatic vocabulary in the text.

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Teacher’s Notes

 

  • RT @janesolomon: I'm a total fangirl of @MacDictionary. Here's a great piece on some notable words of 2016 from Michael Rundell. https://t.…

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  • @markgholloway Many thanks – I'll pass your comments on to Michael.

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