TGIF – Thank God It’s Friday

TGI Friday’s is a popular chain of restaurants. You probably saw some of them even in Prague. They are quite good, and really expensive. However, today we’ll talk just about the name. Did you know that TGIF stands for Thank God It’s Friday?

Here are some other acronyms, often used in texts (Americans don’t say SMS, they use text, both as a noun and as a verb: “I’ll text you the directions.”)

  • BTW – by the way (this is, by the way, a theme of our English Camp this year)
  • IMHO – in my humble opinion
  • FB – facebook
  • AFAIK – as far as I know
  • BF / GF – boyfriend, girlfriend
  • BRB –  (I’ll) be right back
  • JK – just kidding
  • HAND – have a nice day

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Filed under Advanced English (pokročilí), Intermediate (středně pokročilí), Vocabulary (slovíčka), Základy angličtiny

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