Slang Phrase

This week is the week of St. Patrick’s Day!

That means this week’s slang phrase is going to be related to that!

A lot of Irish people use this phrase, but Americans occasionally do as well.


Phrase: Top of the morning to you!

Meaning: Good morning

Example: “Hey Jill!” “Hey Susan, top of the morning to you!”


Try saying this to someone on St. Patrick’s Day, and see if they know what it means!




EC Fredonia offers English for Academic Purposes (EAP).



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