Do You Know These Common Millennial Phrases?

Sometimes deciphering a Millennial phrases can feel like translating Latin. Do you think you can decipher these 12 common Millennial phrases with ease? Let's find out if you're really as "extra" as you think you are!
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If someone is acting "salty," what does that mean?
The person is surprised.
The person is puzzled.
The person is upset or angry.
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What do you think the word "troll" means?
A person who looks like a troll.
Someone who is nice to others on social media.
Someone who tries to upset others on social media.
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If I say, "His girlfriend is so 'basic,'" what do I mean?
His girlfriend is pretty average and lacking.
His girlfriend is from the Midwest.
His girlfriend is a bit insane.
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What does it mean to be "extra?"
To over exaggerate.
To be average.
To be reserved.
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Another word for "baby" (in the context of a relationship or close friend) is...?
Bae
Honey
Sugar
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If you have to "bounce" from the party, you are trying to...?
Leave
Stay
Get drunk
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If I say, "Her dress is 'on fleek,'" what am I saying?
Her dress looks cheap.
Her dress looks expensive.
Her dress looks good.
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If you say, "This burger is fire," what does that mean?
The burger is spicy.
The burger is delicious.
The burger is overcooked.
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If someone is acting "sus," they are acting...?
Ignorant
Ungrateful
Suspicious
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If someone's appearance doesn't look very good, they might be called a...?
Ratchet
Hobo
Disgrace
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"I can't even" is used when...?
Someone is frustrated.
Someone is crying.
Someone is happy.
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What does "FOMO" stand for?
From on my opinion
Fear of missing out
First or missing out
Result
In the words of the millennials, you're "basic." That's right, there's nothing special about your knowledge of millennial phrases. In fact, keeping up in conversation with anyone under 35 can easily throw you for a loop. Worry not, they're just "extra," you're doing fine!

C+, Super Basic

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Your knowledge of millennial slang is far from basic, in fact, we'd say it's pretty "extra!" Whether you're a member of this generation or on the outside looking in, you know your phrases as well as this avocado toast loving age group!

B+, Pretty Extra

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Much like this unique generation, you've got the magic! You enjoy being "extra" and you're not afraid to show it. These slang terms might be a bit over the top, but that didn't stop you from learning them by heart. Much like the unicorn frappe loving generation that uses these phrases, you're a bit magic at heart.

A+, Millennial Magic

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1
If someone is acting "salty," what does that mean?
The person is surprised.
The person is puzzled.
The person is upset or angry.
2
What do you think the word "troll" means?
A person who looks like a troll.
Someone who is nice to others on social media.
Someone who tries to upset others on social media.
3
If I say, "His girlfriend is so 'basic,'" what do I mean?
His girlfriend is pretty average and lacking.
His girlfriend is from the Midwest.
His girlfriend is a bit insane.
4
What does it mean to be "extra?"
To over exaggerate.
To be average.
To be reserved.
5
Another word for "baby" (in the context of a relationship or close friend) is...?
Bae
Honey
Sugar
6
If you have to "bounce" from the party, you are trying to...?
Leave
Stay
Get drunk
7
If I say, "Her dress is 'on fleek,'" what am I saying?
Her dress looks cheap.
Her dress looks expensive.
Her dress looks good.
8
If you say, "This burger is fire," what does that mean?
The burger is spicy.
The burger is delicious.
The burger is overcooked.
9
If someone is acting "sus," they are acting...?
Ignorant
Ungrateful
Suspicious
10
If someone's appearance doesn't look very good, they might be called a...?
Ratchet
Hobo
Disgrace
11
"I can't even" is used when...?
Someone is frustrated.
Someone is crying.
Someone is happy.
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What does "FOMO" stand for?
From on my opinion
Fear of missing out
First or missing out