Below is a listing of what we believe should be the top terms or lingo parents of teenagers should know. Knowing these terms can help you relate more with your child as well as help identify if they are hiding something from you.
|Parent, Teacher, or other Adult watching.
|Age, Sex, Location. In chat MorF or RUMORF is used to ask if male or female.
|I love you text message code.
|Face to Face, as in lets meet in person. May also use MIRL, LMIRL, or RL, which is short for requesting to meet in real-life.
|Marijuana or other drug related text message code.
|Term used to describe the act of sending sexual, explicit, or pornographic messages or photos over a text message. The numeric code 8 is also used as code for oral sex.
|Get Naked On Cam. Also, NIFOC is short for Naked In Front Of Computer and GYPO, which is short for Get Your Pants Off.
|Keep Parents Clueless.
|Are you Horny?
|Send to Receive, used when asking for someone’s picture in order to get theirs.