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PostPosted: Sat Jan 29, 2005 7:03 pm 
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Does anyone know the origin of profanity's four letter words?


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 30, 2005 6:11 am 
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Yes, I do. Perhaps the best inquiry on all these words is Ashley Montagu's The Anatomy of Swearing (Macmillan, 1967). It's 344 pages covers the history and art of swearing. It is a classic and well reading. It may be hard to find, though.


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