A Very Modern Dictionary: 400 New Words, Phrases, Acronyms, and Slang to Keep Your Culture Game on Fleek
Trouble negotiating the modern word - what with all these new fangled words and phrases? Do you know your "bromance" from your "dudevorce", your "turnt" from your "on fleek"? How about "bae" or "doe". Or "Fomo", "Lit AF", "Tea" (not the drink), "Dead" (not the state of non-being)? How about the other meaning of "thirsty"? And do you know how to "throw shade"? We get it - communicating in the modern world is hard. Let us be your guide.
Tobias Anthony is a writer and academic living in Melbourne, Australia. He is completing a PhD in Creative Writing at The University of Melbourne where he teaches fiction and non-fiction writing, as well as screenplay writing. He is the recipient of the 2015 Affirm Press Creative Writing Prize, and the manuscript of his first novel, Barely Anything, is currently under development.