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The movie was really terrible... jk.

Call me later, k?

Uh, please stop talking. tmi.

Gotta go. ttyl.

k, cya.



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178 Comments on “Texting slang – jk, idk, ttyl, cya, tmi, np, k”

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Really enjoyable!!!
My pleasure!!!!!!!!!
7/7 is so nice.
Many tx.

Tuesday, January 17th 2012

i like tmi!

Tuesday, January 17th 2012


    Tuesday, February 14th 2012

It was really, very nice, thanks

Tuesday, January 17th 2012

Tks teacher ALEX, you’re so kind!Very nice lesson. Lily from Brazil

Tuesday, January 17th 2012

tmi hahaha jk

Tuesday, January 17th 2012

all useful word thank you

Tuesday, January 17th 2012

Great lesson

Tuesday, January 17th 2012

etau.excellent teacher as usual.

Tuesday, January 17th 2012

Idk whether to tell you Alex, but you’re really good teacher. You gave me tmi, and now on that way extended my vocabulary. If you don’t reply to my message, np, I’ll understand. Jk, ttyl, k? :)

Tuesday, January 17th 2012

Thank for your lesson. cya :)

Tuesday, January 17th 2012

I did´nt like this lesson. OH! Sorry! JK. hehehehehe

Tuesday, January 17th 2012

i like it. TY

Tuesday, January 17th 2012

I just want to say thanks Alex, great lesson. cya.

Tuesday, January 17th 2012

verey good you’re aggood teacher & we need more expretion

Tuesday, January 17th 2012

I really like this lesson, and the teacher is amazing

Tuesday, January 17th 2012

really very nice thank you teacher alex

Tuesday, January 17th 2012

very good thanks Alex cya.

Tuesday, January 17th 2012

Great lesson Alex. Cya

Wednesday, January 18th 2012

To Alex and Valen ,thank you . You are wonderful.

Wednesday, January 18th 2012

its very fun

Wednesday, January 18th 2012

It’s really easy and funny to understand it. Thanks

Wednesday, January 18th 2012


Wednesday, January 18th 2012

interesting the lesson !!! , cya

Wednesday, January 18th 2012

Very interesting lesson, I have never heard about it.
I think that Cya should be Syo

Wednesday, January 18th 2012

What does means “Yo”? I heard it in some rap music.

Wednesday, January 18th 2012

    It’s just an interjection, like “hey” or “yeah”.

    Saturday, January 21st 2012

Thanks. Really enjoyable!!!!

Thursday, January 19th 2012

Very useful lesson.
Could u plz make a lesson in “Word families “, such as : family – familiar – unfamiliar – familiarity.
By using this way, I think it will be easy to memorize lots of words.

Thursday, January 19th 2012

Nice lesson…I like the way u teach

Thursday, January 19th 2012

It’s very useful! Thanks alot!

Thursday, January 19th 2012

Thanks very much, i got a great knowledge from you, you r great.

Thursday, January 19th 2012


Friday, January 20th 2012

wonderful !!!!!!!!!!!

Friday, January 20th 2012

I like it thanks!!!

Saturday, January 21st 2012

thank you , a nice lesson, it’s really useful,cya :)

Saturday, January 21st 2012

Thanks a lot.It’s really a good lesson.

Sunday, January 22nd 2012

really very beautiful lesson thanks teacher:)

Sunday, January 22nd 2012

I love that languague!!! it could be brazilian native languague.

Sunday, January 22nd 2012

    I agree. Should be.

    Tuesday, June 12th 2012

thanks you’re excellent

Sunday, January 22nd 2012

very new fr me >>>

Monday, January 23rd 2012

Thank you:)

Tuesday, January 24th 2012


Tuesday, January 24th 2012

Sorry, why i’m wrong…explane to me.

Tuesday, January 24th 2012

Dear Sir,

Thank you very much, it’s a good lesson

Thank you

Tuesday, January 24th 2012


Tuesday, January 24th 2012

Websiet really very beautiful and teacher very good

Tuesday, January 24th 2012

thank you good lesson

Wednesday, January 25th 2012

I want make sentences for my kid learning classIV.How can I get those sentences as I provide the word?

Wednesday, January 25th 2012

Thank you, it’s a really good lesson

Thursday, January 26th 2012

Hi Mr Alex . i ve watched ur lectures over more than 220 and feel proud of being ya student who grabbed couple of knowledge and information . The more i seek knowledge , the more i benefit . Well i have something not relating to this site but something that can be catogarize as “other” . Well i guess u must have heard of the world famous Canadian popsinger known as Justin Bieber . Can ya tell me where he lives or give me his address so i be in contact with him all time as ur living in Canada so u must be well aware of his address bye if ya dont mind plz!!

Friday, January 27th 2012

    I personally like to have the address of Stephen Harper…

    Friday, January 27th 2012

    Try his Twitter, Facebook or Tinychat — links here: http://j.mp/A3JyT0 Best of luck…

    Friday, January 27th 2012

Fast and effective communication is a good way to save time.

Friday, January 27th 2012

uhmmm,Cya…. lol

Saturday, January 28th 2012

Thank U ,good lesson

Saturday, January 28th 2012

thank u

Saturday, January 28th 2012

sir i want to improve my spelling mistake in english. plz help. me for these mistake i am fail in english subject plz tell me what i should do.

Sunday, January 29th 2012

sir u will not help me.

Monday, January 30th 2012

i want to take the test, but button “quiz” doesnt work, somebody help me please.

Monday, January 30th 2012

    Please update your browser.

    Monday, January 30th 2012

thanks lesson is awesome post more vedio on texting slang …………….

Wednesday, February 1st 2012

thank you. could you teach me how to use shall and will?

Wednesday, February 1st 2012

Lesso is WEll prepared!!!!!!!!

Thursday, February 2nd 2012

Hey Alex!!
Can you tell me how much is important to use new words vocabulary in compositions???
IS it good to use new words???or not
Plz Reply……!!!!

Thursday, February 2nd 2012

i like it.

Friday, February 3rd 2012

Like it!! TYSM- thank you so much :)

Sunday, February 5th 2012

thank you

Sunday, February 5th 2012

Alex, thank you

Tuesday, February 7th 2012


Saturday, February 11th 2012

k, np idk tmi ttyl
pd jk

Saturday, February 18th 2012

Hai… What is correct meaning of ‘out of’? ‘Build a palace entirely out of chocolate’.. Does it mean that build a palace without chocolate or with chocolate?

Monday, February 20th 2012

I got 7\7
thnx Alex

Tuesday, February 21st 2012

I didn’t like this lessons ..JK ! :D I loved it

Thursday, February 23rd 2012

great lesson, thank u :)

Sunday, February 26th 2012

I hate this lesson. JK!
Thank you one more time Alex and

Sunday, March 4th 2012

6/7. np. I enjoyed this lesson

Thursday, March 8th 2012

i wanna kno what iz the meaning of 2 wards i heard alot smh _hmu

Saturday, March 10th 2012

I really appreciated this topic cya!!

Sunday, March 11th 2012

7/7. I’m very happy. your lessons are very helpful.

Monday, March 12th 2012

gr8 teaching??? lik it …….

Saturday, March 24th 2012

Its very deadly and I like it

Wednesday, March 28th 2012

it’s almost 2 a.m. and I’m still watching your videos. ENGVID staff you’re doing a great job. I love all of you!!!! many thanks..

Friday, March 30th 2012

very interesting,Thx a lot :)

Sunday, April 1st 2012


Sunday, April 1st 2012


Sunday, April 1st 2012

easy memorize it :P thanks you teacher alex ..

Tuesday, April 3rd 2012

alex!!! you are great!!!!

Sunday, April 8th 2012

zzzzz. jk

Thursday, April 12th 2012

thank you very much
it also helped me some words like ttyl,np and tmi!

Friday, April 13th 2012

thank you so much!

Friday, April 13th 2012

woooooooooooooooo. thanks

Monday, April 16th 2012

Dear Alex,
Thks, may i know what is the tax languagenof “TOMORROW”

Saturday, April 21st 2012

it was asick lesson

Sunday, April 22nd 2012

Mam.a ton thanks for your lessons..could you be kind enough to teach me about the pronunciation of letters ‘c’ and ‘j’?
like,they are pronounced very differently.
As in,for example:1)Nachos(pronounced as -ch)
2)Camera/Arctic(pronounced as -k)
3)Jos (pronounced as -Joy )
4)Jose (pronounced as -Osay)

Sunday, April 29th 2012

Pretty awesome!!

Monday, May 7th 2012

Hi,Alex YOU are brilliant
thank you

Saturday, May 12th 2012

Thank you!!!

Tuesday, May 15th 2012

How interesting!

Sunday, May 20th 2012

I really like you and Rebecca… I think you are both soooooooooo gifted… very good teachers!!!! salute!!!

Monday, May 21st 2012

Very useful lesson especially if you make use of programs as Skype or Facebook. Thanks Alex

Wednesday, May 23rd 2012

www. engvid.com is the best website where I can practice. Thanks a lot
I love canada

Thursday, June 7th 2012

I really like it. May you make some more lesson about texting slang for us? tx. Vân from Vietnam.

Wednesday, June 20th 2012

Thank you Alex. Thank you engvid.God bless you all!

Monday, July 2nd 2012

Alex ! what a great lesson …… On the other hand, it´d be ah-mazing if u came up with a idk how to put it …like “laughing text speak”

Cheers …..

Friday, July 6th 2012

nice lesson thanks

Friday, August 3rd 2012

thanks a lot.it was enjoyable.some more would be excellent.

Thursday, August 9th 2012

A very useful lesson,thank you.

Thursday, August 9th 2012


Thursday, August 16th 2012

very good movies

Saturday, August 18th 2012

very good thanks.

Sunday, August 26th 2012

that is very useful ,thanks

Monday, August 27th 2012

Thank you ^_^

Wednesday, August 29th 2012


Sunday, September 23rd 2012

Thank you :)

Tuesday, September 25th 2012


Saturday, November 3rd 2012

wooow that was so very bad-ass! well done man

Sunday, November 11th 2012

ty! (thank you) :D

Monday, November 26th 2012

thanks my best teacher alex i wanna you be successful in your life you helped me in english and also i wanna improve my english by this web site thanks this was agood lesson for me and other thanks alot

Friday, November 30th 2012

your the best teacher alex this lesson was very intresting thanks iam zaher mohsini

Friday, November 30th 2012

hi alex your the best thanks iam zaher mohsini

Friday, November 30th 2012

And again score 100 :D

Friday, November 30th 2012

100 ! Weeeeeeeeeee :D Upeee

Saturday, December 1st 2012

hey teacher thanks alot i am just confused of using who . whom and whose can u please help me of how can i use these words or if there is a video illustrating the usages of these word plz write it down ????

Sunday, December 9th 2012

I have mo words! I like it too much, thank you!

Saturday, December 15th 2012

wonderful lesson

Saturday, December 22nd 2012

Thanks for all of the comments, guys! I really appreciate them! Happy Holidays to all of you!

Sunday, December 23rd 2012

Thank u that was very useful.

Tuesday, January 8th 2013

It made my concept clean and clear…

Thursday, January 17th 2013

I really liked this lesson, perfect! I learnt a lot. thanks. cya,k

Monday, February 4th 2013

Hi Alex
We use LOL that means “Lots of laugh”.
Thank you.

Saturday, February 16th 2013

Alex, thank you for this lesson. I have just one question. Can I write cu instead of cya or isn’t it very normal?

Saturday, March 2nd 2013

Very helpful lesoons!I appreciate your working!!!!

Saturday, March 16th 2013

Thanks sir

Wednesday, March 27th 2013

Thx u so much :)

Thursday, May 9th 2013

that’s wonderful thx so much

Saturday, July 6th 2013

I, really, don’t like your classes! jk…

Wednesday, September 18th 2013

Really, I am fond of your lessons, and this is just as piece of cake .

Thursday, September 19th 2013

i think evry american teenager has ths bulit in lol ily

Monday, October 28th 2013

Thank you Alex about your video’s prepositions (at,on,in)

Sunday, November 3rd 2013

My nickname is JK, an abreviation of my name, but i didn’t know that JK is a slang that means “just kidding”. It’s very good to know it.

Friday, December 27th 2013

Thank you Alex, this is excellent.Really appreciated.

Saturday, December 28th 2013

When I was younger I am used to text using too much abbreviations. But know I try to write as accurately as possible. Very interesting!

Sunday, February 9th 2014

Good work Alex.

Wednesday, March 5th 2014

Thanks got 100%.

Friday, March 28th 2014

What a boring lesson, jk ;)
Thanks a lot Alex :)

Tuesday, April 1st 2014

thanks so much :) now much more easier for me to talk with my friends ^^

Monday, June 2nd 2014

Awesome..like it

Tuesday, June 10th 2014

Thank you very much!

Monday, July 14th 2014

Thanks mr.Alex and i like more text language

Saturday, February 28th 2015

tks Alex, very good class

Thursday, April 23rd 2015


Tuesday, May 12th 2015


Sunday, May 31st 2015

7/7. ttyl

Thursday, November 12th 2015

Hi i have a question how use scare,afraid ,fear? please thanks

Saturday, January 2nd 2016

very good

Tuesday, January 19th 2016

thanks Alex!

Tuesday, January 19th 2016

It was k.

Friday, February 12th 2016

Thanks you so much

Monday, April 11th 2016

These are very interesting.
I didn’t know that but now I got it.
Thank you Alex!

Friday, July 8th 2016

I like this lesson, thanks!!!

Saturday, August 20th 2016

It is very interesting lesson teacher!

Sunday, September 18th 2016

I think that “CYA” is a bit strange…
Why don’t you use “CU” or “CUL” for “See You Later”?
Maybe, you can be the first to do it ;-)

Sunday, November 13th 2016

I have only knew idk, great lesson!

Monday, January 30th 2017

nice video Alex!!

Tuesday, April 18th 2017

I got 7/7! Thanks Alex! Good lesson!

Friday, April 21st 2017

I had 7/7! Thank you so much Alex! You’re agood teacher

Sunday, July 9th 2017

Thank you

Tuesday, August 29th 2017

10/10 thanks for teach us Alex

Wednesday, January 24th 2018

Thank you very much!

Monday, February 5th 2018

7 correct out of 7.

Saturday, May 25th 2019

thanks too much

Tuesday, April 7th 2020

Hello dear my teacher!
Hope you’re doing well!
I’ve a question for you:
1. How to download the videos which are available in this web site?

Wednesday, May 13th 2020

    Sorry, our videos are only on YouTube!

    Thursday, May 14th 2020

Teacher, I’d like to know how to read mathematical symbols?
your sincerely:
Nazir hussain

Wednesday, May 13th 2020

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