Johnny Bravo: Johnny Learns Slang
  • English → Informal Language → Slang

Johnny hangs out with the hip-hop group, The Round Pound. They tell him how to be "hip-hop" and state that he should aim to look "stupid fresh." Johnny is confused at their terminology, and they explain it to them. The Round Pound also use slang terms such as "cap," "phat," and "kicks." They illustrate or explain each of the terms.

Public Discussion Questions


  1. What audience would you expect this language is directed toward?

Please sign in to add a discussion question.

Standards


No standards

Please sign in to add standards to this clip.

Public Pause Prompts


No pause prompts

Comments


  • kathleen wright
    10 months ago
    I used it with my booster college writing students as an opener for formal vs informal writing and audience.
Please sign in to write a comment.

Related Clips


World Cultures → Cultural Competence → Chinese Culture
English → Figure of Speech → Metaphor
Language Arts → Literary Devices → Dramatic Irony
English → Writing → Procrastination
Marketing → New Product Marketing → Product Pitch
English → Rhetorical Devices → Verbal Irony
Lifestyle → Passion → Personal Mission
English → Writing → Real World Applicaton
English → Writing Process → Free Writing