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12 Words That Will Instantly Make You Sound Smarter


‘LOL’, ‘YOLO’, ‘Swag’…can we add some real words to our daily vocabulary please? Because seriously, our generation’s starting to look a little dumb. How is anyone supposed to take us seriously when we say ‘like’ three times a sentence and mostly talk in acronyms or weird slang?

But don’t worry if you don’t have time to read through a dictionary, we’ve got you covered. Here are 12 words you can easily slip into your vocabulary to make you sound 10 times smarter. Get learning!

    Born, raised, and living in London, Ellen balances a life filled with reading an excessive number of books, attempting to do Pilates, and writing for Cosmopolitan UK alongside CollegeCandy. Contact me: @twitter