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    Do you have any word to call a girl who likes boys too much and goes after them? And

    Hello all members,

    Do you have any word to call a girl who likes boys too much and goes after them? And the same for a boy, do you have a word?

    Thanks.

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    Re: Do you have any word to call a girl who likes boys too much and goes after them?

    Quote Originally Posted by kite View Post
    Hello all members,

    Do you have any word to call a girl who likes boys too much and goes after them? And the same for a boy, do you have a word?

    Thanks.
    There are words but I don't like any of them. They are all more or less offensive.

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    Re: Do you have any word to call a girl who likes boys too much and goes after them?

    Please, may I know some of them? Words like those are okay sometimes when we talk with our friends.

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    Re: Do you have any word to call a girl who likes boys too much and goes after them?

    Quote Originally Posted by kite View Post
    Hello all members,

    Do you have any word to call a girl who likes boys too much and goes after them? And the same for a boy, do you have a word?

    Thanks.
    One could call her a "flirt". That is not one of the offensive words.

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    Re: Do you have any word to call a girl who likes boys too much and goes after them?

    The problem is that traditionally a girl who was honest about liking boys was considered "bad" but a boy who got a lot of girls was admired, so a lot of the words are just really sexist. I agree that "flirt" is not very offensive (and can be applied to both sexes). You can also say that many girls in the US go through a "boy-crazy" phase, but that doesn't mean they "chase" boys - they just talk about them a lot!
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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