Now that it's 2010, between the internet, cell phones, smart cars, high tech TV's, and 21st. century relationships, you've probably found yourself at a loss to find the right word.
So, as a help, here's a litany of words that you can begin working into your vocabulary.
A friend's not been talking for a while. He or she is in "airplane mode."
You're talking and need to emphasize a point, use you hands to draw an "air quote."
Listening to a recording that has perfect pitch. That's likely to be a type of software called "autotune."