It’s Easy- Bada Bing Bada Boom!

Vocabulary for ‘Easy’

A cakewalk

So, before the Civil War, the cakewalk was a dance performed by slaves on a plantation. It was first known as the ‘prize walk’, and the winner would get a cake. From this, we started saying ‘takes the cake’ and ‘cakewalk’.

Cut corners

To square a circle

Easy money

Easy peasy

Bada bing, bada boom

The phrase ‘bada bing’ was popularized in The Godfather!

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Pop Culture R&R

When we want to kick back and relax, we like to watch action movies. They’re easy on the brain!

Last night we watched Godzilla, from 2014, starring Bryan Cranston. We highly recommend it!

Here’s the trailer: