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5 years ago

Excerpts from the April, 2006 Pioneer Journal

• What up now? Kids create own lingo

No bluffing, high school students sling sweet slang.

Dawn Lundstrom, WDC 12th-grader, likes to use the word "awesome."

"I tell everyone they're awesome," she said. "That's like the '80s coming back in."

Dexter Jensen, 10th-grader, said his parents, or parental units as some kids call them, don't understand a lot of the words he and his friends use.

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