21 Portmanteau words (a word formed by combining two other words):
1. carjack [car+hijack] = to attack the owner of a car in order to steal to steal it from them
2. hangry [hungry+ angry] = a feeling of anger caused by hunger
3. brunch [breakfast+lunch] = a meal in between breakfast and lunch
4. Brexit [Britain+exit] = Britain's proposed exit from the EU
5. bromance [brother+romance] = a very close friendship between two men that is non-sexual
6. Singlish [Singapore+English] = Singaporean English
7. glamping [glamorous+camping] = luxory camping
8. chillax [chill+relax] = to relax and not worry about things
9. shopaholic [shop+alcoholic] = someone who loves shopping and does it very frequently
10. Bollywood [Bombay+Hollywood] = Indian film industry
11. cosplay [costume and play] = the activity of dressing up as a TV/film character
12. Oxbridge [Oxford+Cambridge] = Oxford and Cambridge universities
13. smog [smoke+fog] = gas/fog made up of pollution
14. motel [motor+hotel] = a cheap hotel often situated by a roadside for motorists
15. spork [spoon+fork] = an item of cutlery that combines a spoon and a fork
16. ginarmous [gigantic+ enormous] = very large
17. biopic [biography+picture] = a life about someone's life
18. sexting [sex+texting] = the act of sending sexually explicit messages to someone
19. sitcom [situation+comedy] = a TV comedy located in a specific location
20. lisicle [list+article] = an article in the form of a list
21. podcast [iPod+broadcast] = an audio programme that can be listened to at any time

A bejegyzés trackback címe:

https://angora.blog.hu/api/trackback/id/tr9014519928

Kommentek:

A hozzászólások a vonatkozó jogszabályok  értelmében felhasználói tartalomnak minősülnek, értük a szolgáltatás technikai  üzemeltetője semmilyen felelősséget nem vállal, azokat nem ellenőrzi. Kifogás esetén forduljon a blog szerkesztőjéhez. Részletek a  Felhasználási feltételekben és az adatvédelmi tájékoztatóban.

Nincsenek hozzászólások.