This hilarious thread translates work-speak to slang and vice versa

We’ve all had those head-scratch moments when we wonder what on earth a person from a different generation is going on about, purely because the words people choose evolve very quickly.

Over on Twitter, The Meanest TA, PhD produced a very funny thread that demonstrates perfectly how people with a good grasp of their own generational or social group’s language can act as unofficial interpreters for other people.

It started with this –

The examples are lit – possibly.

Of course – translation cuts both ways.