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Title: Do tweens still say "NOT"?
Post by: Sara on November 26, 2012, 01:20 PM
As in, "Cute shirt...NOT."

Thank you!
Title: Re: Do tweens still say "NOT"?
Post by: Jaina on November 26, 2012, 01:43 PM
Not . . . so much.

But they would've heard it from their uncool parents!
Title: Re: Do tweens still say "NOT"?
Post by: Anne Marie on November 26, 2012, 01:52 PM
Nope.
Title: Re: Do tweens still say "NOT"?
Post by: Sara on November 26, 2012, 02:17 PM
Blah. I need to go to slang school. My kids are homeschooled, so I don't get much of it here. Which is probably a good thing...except when I'm writing! :)

Thank you!
Title: Re: Do tweens still say "NOT"?
Post by: Raynbow Gignilliat on November 26, 2012, 02:32 PM
I try to keep slang out of my ms. Because it dates it.
Title: Re: Do tweens still say "NOT"?
Post by: MysteryRobin on November 26, 2012, 02:35 PM
They do not. :)
Title: Re: Do tweens still say "NOT"?
Post by: Sara on November 26, 2012, 02:41 PM
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I try to keep slang out of my ms. Because it dates it.

Good point. But this is for a mag story. :)
Title: Re: Do tweens still say "NOT"?
Post by: Pons on November 27, 2012, 08:43 AM
Sorry, no.