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Profanity - Wikipedia

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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...

Nine Things You Probably Didn't Know About Swear Words | TIME ...

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Apr 10, 2013 ... Four-letter words have been around since the days of our ... (MORE: How Much Does Obama Swear, Compared to Other Presidents?) 8.

The Origin of Swear Words

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Jul 20, 2008 ... There are a lot of swear words in this post, if you feel they might pollute .... no offence to the British – perhaps it did come from Thomas Crapper ...

Swear words, etymology, and the history of English | OxfordWords blog

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Jun 17, 2015 ... Have you ever noticed that many of our curse words sound like German ones but ... Given that nearly two thirds of the words in English come from ... himself and his heirs; so effectively did he break English power that by 1086 ...

Swear Word History: Where Your Favorite Curses Came From | New ...

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Feb 22, 2014 ... Our favourite four-letter words have a fascinating history. Rather than being ... Shit did not just happen in the countryside though. Street-names ...

Swearing: the fascinating history of our favourite four-letter words

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Feb 18, 2014 ... The most commonly-used swear words reveal more about our ... Shit did not just happen in the countryside though. .... What happened in the Crusades is happening now; and what happens now foreshadows what is to come.

Where Did Curse Words Come From - BuzzFeed

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Mar 15, 2015 ... Tagged:fuck, adult, ass, buzzfeed, curse, damn, educational, facts, fun, ... Nick Offerman, Nasty Girl, Had Some Powerful Words About Donald ...

The modern history of swearing: Where all the dirtiest words come ...

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May 11, 2013 ... As society evolves, so do our curse words. ... Julian Sharman, whose 1884 “ Cursory History of Swearing” does not include any obscene words, ...

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Nov 28, 2013 ... "Bad" etymology: http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?t... "Grawlixes": ... remembering taboo words: http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/... Swearing in the brain: ... What Does Human Taste Like? - Duration: 10:13. Vsauce ...

Etymology of the term "curse words" and "swear words" - English ...

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Dec 31, 2011 ... I'm having trouble finding the origin of the terms "curse words" and ... like you said , "swear" was originally to give a promise, how/why did it ...