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post #1 of 16 (permalink) Old Feb 13th, 2011, 11:57 AM Thread Starter
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What are your swearing attitudes? Do you curse often and what are your favourite swear words, maybe in other languages than English?

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post #2 of 16 (permalink) Old Feb 13th, 2011, 01:45 PM
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I only curse in private (or on the internet ). Doing so in public spaces is so uncouth

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I swear in German so my students can't understand.

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i have a mouth like a trucker... but i know how to clean it up when i need to
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post #7 of 16 (permalink) Old Feb 13th, 2011, 06:55 PM
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Originally Posted by Sally Struthers View Post
I only curse in private (or on the internet ). Doing so in public spaces is so uncouth
That's my policy.

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I often swear "Putain !" like Cornet especially when I am playing videogames, got wrong conversation or text (in embarrassing moments esp lol), got pain somewhere in my body... but that's it.

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Putain, classic.

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post #10 of 16 (permalink) Old Feb 14th, 2011, 12:02 AM
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I only curse in English... cursing in Russian just seems so much more vulgar

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everytime I can seek the way to say it any word I know in any language, depends on situations

still, I have a weird swearing word, like Tuna, Canned Fish, Fried Mackerel, or even "beep-beep"
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post #12 of 16 (permalink) Old Feb 14th, 2011, 12:08 PM
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Its weird, I used to never swear in Quebecois (and swearing is part of our culture ). But then I started living my everyday life in english, and swearing in English wasn't as dramatic for me, as it didn't have the same background. Since then, I swear often, and in both languages

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I usually swear in Cantonese, Mandarin, English. I swear in spanish (Puta Madre) when playing poker (usually).
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post #14 of 16 (permalink) Old Feb 14th, 2011, 06:02 PM
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Usually I will swear in english only with one friend when we speak..other than that never.

Or sometimes in native tongue when frustrated
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post #15 of 16 (permalink) Old Feb 14th, 2011, 09:56 PM
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being italian i of course have to swear a lot
we have so many ways to curse/swear...i mostly do that when driving, or when i do something stupid or wrong, but not in a funny way...my faves are: "Dio stragatto" "Porca puttana vacca"

when i ski the one that always come to my mind when i do a terrible run is: "Scheisse!" i dunno why i swear in german

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