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GRIM REAPER WORDS
GRIM REAPER is a euphemism for DEATH. Euphemisms are words that are used when we don’t want to name a phenomenon directly because of some ethic considerations. Here are some more slang euphemisms to use when we talk about subjects that are awkward or embarrassing. Use them and make your teachers happy. Or not.
Here is a dialogue as an example:
— Jerry? Your dog is puking on your new carpet.
— Is she? I’ll be right there.
— Hey Jerry. The dog is really sick. Now she’s got the runs.
— I’m coming.
— Jerry. Get in here. He’s gone belly-up now. I think he’s passed out.
— Oh, look. I think he popped his clogs.
— Bummer. He totally bought the farm.
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