American Slang,English Vocabulary 30 July 2011 | 2 Comments

“It’s been raining for 2 solid weeks and it’s driving me nuts.”

Slang of the day: solid

Meaning: consecutive

Usage: I’ve been in a bad mood for 3 solid days.

Dialog: *on the phone*
Sam – Wow, it’s so sunny here in Texas.
Mia – That’s great!
Sam – Well, it is hot too. How’s the weather there in France?
Mia – It’s been raining for 5 solid days.
Sam – Oh, that’s no fun.
Mia – yup.

2 Responses on “Solid”

  1. hadi says:

    So with this in mind, is it true to put this slang in this way:
    “since we were short on time, we needed to work 2 solid weeks in order to complete the task.”

  2. Yvonne says:

    Yes, that is just perfect Hadi!

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