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Date: Feb 28 2019

Themes: Celebrity, Pop Culture, Romance


1. Quote - Listen to the quote and guess what the slang means.

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“I had an amazing time. I love romantic comedies. I was so stoked to be doing them.”

Actress Katherine Heigl, talking about her roles in romantic comedies


1. Definition - Study the definition.

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excited, happy

2. Use - Learn how the slang is used.

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A glowing, warm fireplace is often a symbol of happiness and peace. But in order for there to be a fire, somebody has to make it. Traditionally, after the fire was lit, a person stoked the flames by adding small pieces of wood and paper to make it grow bigger.

Today, we use the expression stoked when we talk about being warm and happy. The softball team that just won its championship game is definitely stoked. The man who got hired to his dream job is also stoked. Whenever you have good news or are looking forward to something, you’re stoked.

When actress Katherine Heigl started her career in film, she starred in a lot of romantic comedies. She enjoyed that type of movie and said she was stoked to be doing them.

What are you stoked about? What has made you especially happy in life?


1. Examples - Hear some example sentences.

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“We’re going to see Black Hawk Down tonight. I’m stoked. I heard it is a really good movie.”

“I was stoked when I found out that I was accepted to a school in the U.S. It’s going to be really fun to study English in America.”

“Dude, are you stoked about the game tonight? I can’t wait to play. I know we’re going to win!”


1. Winners - See who guessed the slang definition correctly.

yeahlivia when you're stoked, you're very excited and happy
by yeahlivia
stoked means excited
by Valentina Monaco
Motivated & excited to do some thing
by zahra1373
forugh excited and pleased
by forugh

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bora_78Super Member!


I really will be stoked when I speak English correctly and fluently

06:00 PM Feb 27 2019 |




Abdulhalim hasan, agree completely! When I‘ve got a job in a great company, in one of the Gulf countries, I was stocked. At the time I try to play it cool, but despite that I’m still excited.

04:53 PM Feb 26 2015 |

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what make me stoked is learning new things

10:35 AM Jan 27 2015 |

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Iran, Islamic Republic Of

I become stocked when I finish reading a good book or learn to play a new music with my beautiful guitar or when I’m happy

09:25 PM Jul 27 2014 |

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Iran, Islamic Republic Of

i was stoked when i saw my friends who i have not seen them for 3years

08:23 PM Jul 26 2014 |



How can I use it when I have to say that: I’m stoked when my favorite tv show starts, or I get stoked when my favorite tv show starts. 

Thank you in advance 

07:17 PM Jul 26 2014 |

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Syrian Arab Republic

I was stoked when i heard that i got postion,and hired in one of best hospital in middle east, this means i will learn better and get good salary for my new job

08:06 PM Jul 24 2014 |




I was stoked when I found out that I was accepted to an university of my dreams. And it was a very good time of my life. It was a time of learnship a many frindships.

04:07 PM Jul 24 2014 |



I’m stoked about my job.  I love teaching.  I feel blessed :D

01:36 PM Jul 24 2014 |




Like a warm fireplace, if you want to see it warming up,you must stoke that ,with good and long-lasting wood  (e. g. from olive trees). Our life is the same,it depends on which one  and how you like to live. Sometimes,you must do the things that leave you “ stoked”, even though, other people don’t approve.

08:45 AM Jul 24 2014 |

La Princesse de la vie


I’m stoked about reading good novels.. Also I feel very stoked to learn French.. And I like watching anime.. I think I’m stoked about alot of things :D

Well, I really can’t say there’s something definite that made me happy most through my life, but of course everything I do that I like makes me happy, comfortable and satisfied. Those I mentioned above are some of them :)

07:43 AM Jul 24 2014 |



Viet Nam

It’s difficult understand

07:23 AM Jul 24 2014 |



Iran, Islamic Republic Of

As u know the word of stoked is adjective but not before noun.
Stoked means being very pleased and excited.
For ex: i was stoked when i won the lottery.

06:20 AM Jul 24 2014 |

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