beento

beento

(ˈbiːntuː; ˈbɪntʊ)
n, pl -tos
(Sociology) a person who has resided in Britain, esp during part of his or her education
adj
(Sociology) of, relating to, or characteristic of such a person
[C20: from been + to]
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I've begun to meet friends on my own, I've beento the theatre twice, and I've even managed to get my hair coloured.
In addition to some of the familiar American authors, the roster will include Ekow Eshun, the Ghanaian-born author of Black Gold of the Sun: Searching for Home in Africa and Beyond (Pantheon, 2006), which is described as a moving and insightful documentation of Ekow's return to Africa from his home in London to learn about his homeland; and Akosua Busia, author of The Seasons of Beento Blackbird (Little, Brown & Co.
I've beento slimming classes before but Dot is a fantastic leader, who inspires you.
A sprawling first novel, ambitious in its thematic inclusiveness, The Seasons of Beento Blackbird is the story of regrets, irresponsibility, obligations, the search for home in the right/wrong places.