Teens Using Codes to Throw Off Adults
By: Going Like Sixty - Published: Feb 9, 2008 Updated: Apr 7 2011 • References: uk.news.yahoo
Parents are texting. So teenagers must communicate differently. Phone addiction prevents them from kicking the connection, so they change the text. "Cool" becomes "book"; "awake" for "cycle" Even woohoo has become zonino. It's using the predictive feature on phones to keep the language their use their own.