1920's Lingo

A quick look at pop culture

Think about all of the things that I say that are culturally different from you. I use sayings that you may not understand.  

Culture: different ways in which society shows it's collective identity.
Pop Culture: Identity of a society at a current moment.

A huge identifying mark of the 1920's was the way in which people spoke.  While many of their sayings are now out of date or hard to understand we still use a few of them.  

Below is a collection of slang words from the 20's.  For your Bazinga, write a quick short story (1 page) using 15 of the slang words on the link.  Complete this in a Word Document or Google Doc and then paste your story in the form below. When you have finished submit it.

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