Angela Tung

Writes about: Words

Angela Tung is a writer in New York. Her work has appeared in The Week, Quartz, SalonThe Bellingham Review, The Frisky, and elsewhere. She also blogs about words and language at Wordnik. In her spare time, she watches entirely too much TV.

11 Wonderful Words from 'Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory'
The 10 Baddest Names in Motorcycle Gang History
10 Cheertastic Terms from 'Bring It On'
15 of the Coolest Clique Names in Pop Culture
12 Timey-Wimey Terms from 'Doctor Who'
15 Phat Pieces of 'Clueless' Slang
11 Post-Apocalyptic Words and Phrases from 'Beyond Thunderdome'
12 Time-Bending Words from 'Back to the Future'
The Clone Words: 15 Fascinating Terms from 'Orphan Black'
13 Spectacular Terms from 'Seinfeld'
14 Terrifying Terms to Know for the Return of 'Jaws'
8 Slasher Slang Terms, Dissected
15 Common Phrases that Come from Boxing
The 10 Swingingest 'Austin Powers' Slang Terms
10 Cold War Terms Used in 'The Americans'
TV's 10 Best Fake Swear Words
10 Terms from 'Twin Peaks,' Explained
12 'X-Files' Terms and the Truth Behind Them
13 Ways of Saying "Zombie" on ‘The Walking Dead’
5 Fascinating Facts About Girl Scout Cookie Names
9 Colorful Words and Phrases from Breaking Bad's Final Season
11 Words and Phrases From <em>Downton Abbey</em> Season Three
"Luck of the Irish" is an Old Mining Expression


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