Words & Phrases
a type of beer with a high alcohol level
Ales and lagers are two types of beer. Personally, I prefer Newcastle ales.
a medicine that is taken orally when someone is ill
I don't like to take any pharmaceutical drugs unless I absolutely have to.
a result of drinking more alcohol than your body can handle
He got really drunk at the club, and he regretted it 'cause his friends told him he acted like a fool.
so drunk that you can barely walk
Alex is drunk as a skunk! Stay with him to make sure he stays out of trouble.
an illegal drug used to increase physical feelings while having sex
Ecstasy is a really bad drug, so it’s best not to use it.
a period of time when alcohol (and some food) is less expensive in many restaurants
My co-workers and I like to go to happy hour.
someone who is dependent on drugs, like heroin
Hey ... I heard that Mark’s brother is a junkie. It’s hard to believe.
Methamphetamine -- an addictive drug used illegally to make a person feel high
I don't need to take Meth. I’m high on life!
a medical product that doesn’t require a doctor’s prescription
I’ve got a cold, so I think I’ll go to the drug store to get some over-the-counter medicine.
pills and other means that are used for getting high
There’s a zero tolerance on using recreational drugs in my high school.