the us equivalent of drill-and-kill, sterile singapore math questions local teachers in singapore are fleeing from—these routines are now being used to raise the numeracy of american students nationwide.
common core math is to singapore math what microsoft is to apple, or what alibaba is to amazon.
- new digs
a new place of residence, as in an apartment. we are checking out kevin’s new digs tonight. 1. a new spot to lay your head 2. a different girl to put you p*n*s in. 1. bruno has his new digs in the shed. 2. he sleeping with new digs tonight.
- acer macrophyllum
the biggest of the big leaf trees in the deciduous family that are endemic of western north america. the oregon maple (acer macrophyllum). the tree is native to the pacific northwest coast range, from california, us, to british columbia, canada. the way this acer macrophyllum hangs from the cliff by the fingers of it’s roots […]
- pulled a river
when someone that you start to get over or you thought you got over that person but that person does something and makes you like them again or makes your heart skip a beat girl: did you see that? he totally pulled a river girl 2: i totally saw that how could he?!
- crash, bang, smoke
used after witnessing or being apart of a lifechanging event, such as a bad fight with a significant other or a car crash. similar in meaning to “wow, that went badly,” or “i wouldn’t have wanted to be apart of that.” someone: *crashes their expensive new tour bus* same person: crash, bang, smoke… someone: the […]