Profanity is socially offensive language, which may also be called bad language,
strong language, coarse language, foul language, bad words, vulgar language,
lewd language, choice words or expletive...
Dec 9, 2013 ... Sometimes, everyday speech just can't convey your meaning. You need words
with a little more oomph — expletives. In fact, Americans swear ...
Feb 18, 2014 ... The most commonly-used swear words reveal more about our medieval past
than just attitudes towards sex and body parts.
Jul 23, 2015 ... Swearing might not always be the most polite thing to do, but there are times
when letting out an angry string of obscene, profane syllables ...
Jul 20, 2008 ... The Origin of Swear Words. While reading DM's blog post Reading From The
Book Of Fulghum- Maybe (Maybe Not) and the comments I found ...
Oct 26, 2015 ... According to OED, the versatile swear word originated from certain German
words that meant hitting or striking. But the most popular origin ...
Jul 11, 2015 ... Have you ever noticed that many of our swear words sound very much ... the
most basic aspects of life and society often have Germanic origins.
Feb 22, 2014 ... Fuck. Shit. Cunt. Our favourite four-letter words have a fascinating history. Rather
than being written in manuscripts by monks, we find them ...
Jan 1, 2015 ... ... Anglo-Saxon, and those that were certainly were not swear words. ... are of
unknown origin and appeared from the 13th century onwards.
Dec 31, 2011 ... I'm having trouble finding the origin of the terms "curse words" and "swear words"
when used as a synonym what many call "bad words" ...