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Unformatted text preview: p. 113-114 HEW , “Euphemisms and Dysphemisms” p. 240-241 HEW , “Perjoration and Amelioration” p. 241-242 HEW , “Politically Correct Language” p. 245-247 2008 November: The United States Supreme Court Decision: Fox Broadcasting vs. the FCC questions: Do we overuse profanity? Has it lost some of its power? Have our sensibilities toward foul language been changing in recent years? Are words just words? Do sticks and stones break our bones but words never hurt us? Do euphemisms have the power to conceal, make more appeal, change attitudes? What do our euphemism say about us?...
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This note was uploaded on 01/06/2010 for the course ENGL 305 taught by Professor Sawiki during the Fall '09 term at CSU Fullerton.
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