Bad Language - Netflix

Patrick Kielty hosts his brand new comedy panel show.

Bad Language - Netflix

Type: Panel Show

Languages: English

Status: Running

Runtime: 30 minutes

Premier: 2016-01-22

Bad Language - Profanity - Netflix

Profanity is socially offensive language, which may also be called swear words, curse words, cuss words, bad language, strong language, offensive language, crude language, coarse language, foul language, bad words, oaths, blasphemous language, vulgar language, lewd language, choice words, or expletives. The use of such language is called swearing, cursing, or cussing. Used in this sense, profanity is a subset of a language's lexicon that is generally considered to be strongly impolite, rude or offensive. It can show a debasement of someone or something, or show intense emotion. Linguistically, profanity takes the form of words or verbal expressions that fall into the category of formulaic language. In its older, more literal sense, “profanity” refers to a lack of respect for things that are held to be sacred, which implies anything inspiring deserving of reverence, as well as behaviour showing similar disrespect or causing religious offense.

Bad Language - English - Netflix

In English, swear words and curse words tend to have Germanic, rather than Latin etymology. “Shit” has a Germanic root, as, likely, does “fuck”. The more technical alternatives are often Latin in origin, such as “defecate” or “excrete” and “fornicate” or “copulate” respectively.

Bad Language - References - Netflix