New words for the dictionary:
becept /bee * ‘cept/
Origin - from what I can tell, a combination of except and besides. Perfectly encapsulates the meaning of both in different situations.
Example: “Everyone is having fun becept me.”
w’bout /wuh * ‘bout/
Origin - shortened version of “what about.” Not particularly interesting for its meaning but rather it’s usage.
Example: “The moon doesn’t have it’s own light - it only reflects the sun’s light.”
“But w’bout if it didn’t…”