Slang and Language Change

Slang, as an example of language change in action, is the focus of a short lesson that asks learners to contribute examples to a class list of terms that they use to separate themselves from other groups or adults. Consider expanding the lesson by providing slang terms that are associated with different eras and demonstrate how rapidly slang terms change. Cool, man!

9th - 12th English Language Arts 10 Views 8 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategies
Collaborative Learning
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Duration
30 mins
Year
2007

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