Gonna โ€“ Gotta โ€“ Wanna โ€“ Outta โ€“ Kinda explanation

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Gonna, gotta, wanna, outta, and kinda all represent words as they are pronounced in informal, spoken English. They should not be used in formal writing.

Gonna comes from going to:

  • Iโ€™m going to buy a new mobile phone. (written)
  • Iโ€™m gonna buy a new mobile phone. (spoken)

Gotta comes from got to:

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  • Iโ€™ve got to go now. (written)
  • I gotta go now. (spoken)

Wanna comes from want to:

  • I want to improve my English. (written)
  • I wanna improve my English. (spoken)

Outta comes from out of:

  • Get out of here! (written)
  • Get outta here. (spoken)

Kinda comes from kind of. โ€˜Kind ofโ€™ is an informal expression meaning quite/rather:

  • I was kind of angry when he left. (written)
  • I was kinda angry when he left. (spoken)

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