Please study the 13 vocabulary terms from Unit 20: IT Slang: Part 2. Then continue to the activities.
one of the best hackers or coders that you know
You should really watch out for SatanSpawn666, he is totally 1337.
the guy the other engineers go to when they have a problem they can't solve
I can't find the source of this bug, so I guess I will ask the alpha geek what he thinks.
AFAIK (as far as I know)
something you type in a chat message to say you are not 100% sure about the accuracy of your statement
AFAIK it's cold in Alaska even in the summer.
AFK (away from keyboard)
busy in the 'real world'; often used in chats after a long pause in a chats
Mickey453: sorry was just afk!
BRB (be right back)
something you say in a chat message to show you will need to go to the toilet or go grab a Coke.
i gotta go punish the porcelain... brb!
FTW (for the win)
something to say when you are trying to accomplish something important and you are very near to your goal
Lizard Team attack the base FTW!
IMHO (in my humble opinion)
something to put in a chat before stating something which is subjective (not a fact)
IMHO software developers should make more money than lawyers.
something you say when you are leaving a chat
cu l8r alig8r!
LOL (laughing out loud)
something to type when someone else types something funny
Dirk: My little brother just swallowed a bug in his soda, lol.
a derogatory term for a person who uses download bandwidth without contributing appropriate upload bandwidth
Many bittorrent users are essentially leeches who are only there to download pirated material.
someone who can't hack or program very well
Bill is such a a n00b he can't even navigate the command line without a book.
ROTFL (rolling on the floor laughing)
something to type when lol simply isn't enough
You know I was I was ROTFL when I heard my ex-girlfriend dropped her new iphone in the toilet.
TIL (today I learned)
Something to type in a chat before stating a recently acquired humorous or educational fact
TIL that sharks cannot stop swimming or they will drown.