Have you been watching YouTube in your free time to improve your English comprehension? Understand most of the vocabulary and grammar? But what about all of those slang terms coming from American TV shows, movies, songs, and podcasts?
If you’re a little puzzled, you’re not alone. With 50 states in America, each with its own demographics, personality, and culture, casual speech in American dialect is an intriguing linguistic study in itself. From the New York, to California, Louisiana, to Hawaii (and so much more!), read on for an exploration of fascinating common, odd, rare, and unique American slang.