Monday Night Owls - 10 September 2018 - Texting vs Email
We read an article debating why we love texting so much but hate email:
Vocabulary Top 10:
ire - intense anger
gimmick - a method or trick that is used to get people's attention or to sell something
flash-in-the-pan - a person or thing that fails after being very popular or successful for a brief time
loathe - to hate (someone or something) very much
staid - serious, boring, or old-fashioned
hip -cool; very popular or fashionable
cathartic - the act or process of releasing a strong emotion (such as pity or fear) especially by expressing it in an art form
purge - physically remove (something) completely; rid (someone) of an unwanted feeling, memory, or condition,
asynchronous - not existing or happening at the same time
mull over - to think about (something) slowly and carefully
Do you prefer email or texting?
Do you think texts will ever replace email completely?