Slang and Jargon: Can You Use Them in Business Writing?

Beth Gramling Sanders
4 min readApr 15, 2021

What is Slang?

… I have christened slang — and I am sure, quite consciously, that this is to do with that world of the ’60s, which was known as the ‘counter-culture’ — for me, I call it ‘the counter-language’.
— Jonathon Green, slang specialist and lexicographer