my bad ? what ?

Roger arelem at bigpond.com
Tue Mar 5 01:54:04 UTC 2013


On 03/05/2013 12:50 PM, Joe Zeff wrote:
> On 03/04/2013 05:15 PM, Roger wrote:
>> "my bad" actually means nothing at all, why would anyone do, posses,
>> have or own a bad?
>> Is it shorthand for my badger or my badge?
>> Would it not be in keeping to say something like, "Oops", or "my
>> mistake", or "Yes I should have.." or just simply fix the problem?
>
> The expression "my bad" is modern American slang for "my mistake," or 
> other similar expressions, nothing more, nothing less.
Thanks Joe, I did not know that! Still looks unsophisticated to me.



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