CatchThis Blog / slang

Laurel Sutton

October 14, 2013

On my desk sits the Compact version of the Oxford English Dictionary, one of the most amazing publications ever put together by humans. ┬áIt is the definitive record of the English language, featuring 600,000 words and 3 million quotations; each word features a list of citations for usage, going all the way back to the […]

Mark Skoultchi

February 1, 2011

I was born and raised in Central/Northern California. This, among other things, means I love using the word hella. As in, “Dude, that movie is heeeellllla good.” (I’ve also been known to say: rad, awesome, random, and wicked — I blame that last one on the four years I spent in Boston). But it wasn’t […]

Mark Skoultchi

July 31, 2009

I had to start and stop this clip exactly one hundred times so I could read all the definitions. Wow, am I that unhip? I guess so…