AAVE isn’t Gen Z slang

If you’re a regular social media user of any platform, specifically TikTok, you may have seen phrases like “whew chile,” “spill the tea” and “and I oop,” and words like “snatched,” “thicc” or “periodt.” These words and phrases are known as “Generation Z Slang,” but they really aren’t. These words are actually rooted in African … Continue reading AAVE isn’t Gen Z slang