怎样像美国人一样说英语?学会这些Slangs让你玩转社交圈!

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去美国学习有很大原因也是为了有一个学习英语的语言环境,但不知道你有没有发现,当两个美国人在一起讲话时,就算你英语八级有时候也不明白他们在说什么?不要灰心,也许是因为他们的话里掺入了slangs呢?学会一些好玩又好用的slangs让你的美国好友大吃一惊吧!


1. (To) ace (v.) (a test, exam, etc.):很轻松通过考试;ex:"Robert aced his physics exam."


2. All-ears:洗耳恭听。 ex:"I'm all-ears"


3. All-nighter (n.):刷夜,经常和pull一起用;ex:"We pulled an all-nighter in order to finish the project."


4. Around-the-clock:24/7, 24小时不停歇;ex:"The house was being watched around the clock."


5. B.O.:body odor简称;ex:"The woman sitting beside me had really bad B.O."


6. Blow or Bomb:to fail or to be unsuccessful.




7. Blue or Have the Blues:心情忧郁。


8. Buck:一美元。


9. By the skin of your teeth:just barely.


10. Cash (n.):Money. ex:"You got any cash on you?"


11. Cheesy (adj.):Cheap, tacky. ex:"A cheesy pick-up line", "A cheesy song", etc.


12. Chick (n.):Young woman, girl, etc. (有调笑意味,慎用)


13. Cool (adj.):nice, great, impressive ex:"a cool dress", "a cool guy", "a cool bar"


14. Cop (n.):警察,美剧中经常使用; ex:"My brother is a cop."




15. Creep (n.):非常奇怪,令人感觉不舒服的人. ex:"I don't like Tom. He seems like a creep."


16. Couch Potato:一到假期我们都是沙发上的土豆——天天坐沙发看电视吃东西的死宅


17. Cram:非常努力地准备考试。


18. Crash:to go to sleep; or to show up without invitation ex:"Can I crash here tonight?"


19. Drama queen:非常情绪化的人;Someone who thrives on the dramatic. ex:"Betty is such a drama queen!"




20. Down to earth:实用,简单


21. Dead:Empty; quiet (形容酒吧,餐厅等) ex:"It's really dead in here tonight"


22. Drive up the wall:激怒某人; "He is driving me up the wall."

Dutch or go Dutch:each person pays for his/her own meal.


23. Give the cold shoulder:ignore.


24. Give a ring:to telephone.


25. Hyped (adj.):极其激动;ex:"We're all hyped about the concert next weekend."


26. Hang-over:酒后头疼。




27. Hit the books:study.


28. Hit the road:to leave.


29. Hold your horses:be calm!


30. In no time:Very soon. ex:"Don't worry - We'll be there in no time."


31. Just plain (adj.):Clearly; simply. ex:"He's just plain stupid."


32. Later:"See you later." 简称。


33. Lighten up (v.):放轻松一点;ex:"You gotta learn to lighten up a bit!"


34. Lemon:a bad buy or purchase.




35. Munchies (n.pl):Chips and other types of junk food. ex:"I picked up some munchies on my way from work."


36. Over:"Over" is often used to emphasize location. ex:"I live over on Orange Street." (I live on Orange Street).


37. Oops!:said after a small mistake.


38. Pig out:吃的过多。


39. Ride shotgun (v.):车上司机旁边的位置;ex:"I wanna ride shotgun!"


40. Screw up (v.):犯了错误,做错事;ex:"I really screwed up my audition."



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