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Using sailor mouth substitutions, students can resist the social norm of swearing and create a more colorful vocabulary. Photo credit: Claire Martinez

Students and swearing: The normalization of cursing like a sailor

Claire Martinez // May 1, 2015

By the time students reach college, they may have incorporated more than the Webster's word of the day into their daily vocabulary, and moreso the graphic versions of "fudge," "shoot" and "gosh darnit." However,...

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