Should swearing or taboo language be taught in college level foreign language
courses. Using what we have learned so far this semester to justify your answer.
Taboo language is something that is all around us these days. We hear obscene,
profane, and tabo
The class conducted a survey, each individual was instructed to ask two
individuals how offensive or bad, they felt each of the thirty-seven taboo terms were.
The subjects were of opposite gender, between the ages of eighteen and thirty, and a
native of U
Examine the false origins of swear words. Which words' factual origins have been
misconstrued by urban legends and how? Which words origins are unknown or up for
debate? Back up your statements with reliable sources.
We have all heard plenty of stories of
Due December 13 4:00 in LNCO 2303
(Hard Copy onlyno e-mailed exams accepted)
Select one of the following questions to answer. Your answer should be type-written,
double-spaced, in 12 point Times New Roman font, and should be three pages l
3. Using the hypotheses we developed in class that girls are punished more severely for
swearing than boys and that men are given greater leeway than women when it comes to
swearing, explore possible explanations. Design and conduct a miniature study to t
Review Sheet LING 1069 Exam 1
Exam 1 is an open-book exam. You may use any hardcopy papers, books, etc., but not electronic devices
(computers, phones, PDAs, etc). The exam will include
some matching questions and some short answer
questions. The purpose