Words & Phrases
an annual awards ceremony where actors are honored for excellent achievements in motion pictures and in other categories
I always look forward to watching the Academy Awards, especially to find out about the winners.
a game played at parties mostly by college students
Will there be beer pong at the party? I hope so!
a scientific idea about how the universe was created (currently the name of a TV program)
The Big Bang Theory is the most common scientific theory of how the world came to be.
a whole lot of fun
We sure had a blast at your wedding reception!
when a famous person makes a surprise appearance in a movie or TV show
Jackie Chan recently made a cameo appearance in a popular television program.
a movie that is more for girls than boys, although guys may go see it, too
My boyfriend likes going to chick flicks with me. Not all guys will do that.
an alcoholic drink that also has at least one other non-alcoholic ingredient that is often flavored or sweetened
I enjoy having a cocktail before dinner when I go out with my friends.
a thin paperback booklet of stories about the adventures of funny characters and/or superheroes
Superman has always been my favorite comic book.
showing up at a party when you were not invited
Can you believe Jami’s friend had the nerve to crash our party last Saturday night?
moving to the beat of music
Bruce: Would you like to dance?
Sandy: Yes, I'd love to!