9 Grammatical Pitfalls
exclamation of alarm or surprise, by 1953; perhaps from yoicks, a call in fox-hunting, attested from c.1770. Yike "a fight" is slang attested from 1940, of uncertain connection.
: I'll take that, yes siree bob, I'll take that any day of the week (1846+)
Nonsense; cant; bullshit: talking all this yin-yang about us women (1990s+)