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  • Hi, feckers. How you doing? Sometimes, you want to say bad words.

  • But sometimes, just sometimes, people get angry if you use bad words. I'm going to teach you how not to swear.

  • I'm also going to teach you how to swear.

  • Perfect. So, we have these words in English called "curse", "swear", or "bad words". Okay?

  • These are words that people, some people, think are bad.

  • Part of the reason why people believe that they're bad is people who are very religious, so if you find yourself in the middle of America,

  • which means you're not on the East Coast; you're not on the West Coast;

  • you're kind of in the middle, smack-dab, or if you're in Calgary or Edmonton or some certain places in Canada where people are really Christian,

  • a lot of them do not like it when you say "shit".

  • So, you have to choose a different word. I'm here to teach you this.

  • So, "damn", now, "damn" has the religious background. So, "damn" is like, "Damn you all to hell."

  • "Damn" is a bad word because they're basically going to hell and not going to heaven.

  • So, instead of saying "damn", people say "dang" or "darn". "Darn it!"

  • Some people go as far as to say, "Rats!"

  • My grandmother's favorite, "Oh, dash!"

  • Now, my grandmother was from Scotland, so I think this is kind of a Scottish translation of "damn". People in movies say "goddamn".

  • That's pretty bad if you're really religious.

  • Then, for all the people out there, "Oh, my God." It's been shortened now to "OMG".

  • Did you know that "OMG" meant "Oh, my God"? Did you know that?

  • So, this, maybe, I think, is an acceptable way for people to get around saying "Oh, my God."

  • I wonder if really devout Christian people like to say "OMG". I don't know.

  • So, instead of saying "God", all they do is replace it with either "gosh" or "goodness".

  • So, instead of saying, "Oh, my God", you can say, "Oh, my gosh" or, "Oh, my goodness."

  • For me, personally, I would say these words because I'm not religious.

  • But, like I said, some people get a little bit freaked out if you use bad language. So, just to be nice, this is what you're going to do.

  • Now, at a work place or in a very formal environment, people do not like it when you say swear words.

  • Now, swear words are typical things, like, "fuck", "shit", "bullshit", "bitch", "mother fucker", "horseshit", "son of a bitch",

  • these words are considered bad. These are bad words.

  • Personally, Ronnie loves bad words. Ronnie says bad words all the time.

  • It's hard for me to not say bad words sometimes. So, in an environment like my job, I cannot use bad words.

  • If I'm having, or if I'm going for a job interview, I don't want to drop the F-bomb. What's the "F-bomb"? The "F-bomb" is just the word "fuck".

  • People don't like the word "fuck". They think it's bad.

  • So, they can say, "Ronnie dropped the F-bomb in the job interview. We're not giving her a job."

  • Don't say "fuck" in a job interview unless you're a porn star; say it all you want.

  • We have the word "shit". Now, "shit" is, do you like my picture? Unko, Japanese, for you.

  • Shit is the stuff that comes out of your bum. It is shit. It doesn't smell nice. It's terrible.

  • If you are Irish, you're going to say "shite".

  • My father once said, "That's shite." And I was like, "That's cool. That's shite." I got in shit because I said "shite".

  • Apparently, "shite" is a bad word, too. Some people don't know "shite" is a bad word, so you can say it.

  • Go test people. People like to say "crap" because it's poo, or "poop".

  • "Crap" and "poop" are just shit, okay?

  • "Bologna". And you go, "Hey, isn't that a place in Italy? What do you guys have against the place in Italy? Is it terrible?"

  • No, but "bologna" is sandwich meat, and, I don't know how they get this; people just go, "sandwich meat."

  • Not "salami", though, "bologna". "That's bologna." It's chicken. I don't know where this came from.

  • And a play on the "crap" is "crapola". "Holy crapola!" "Oh, crapola!" "That's crapola."

  • All of these words are replacements for "shit" or "shite". "Holy shit" is a surprise.

  • Again, we have the "holy", like, God took a shit.

  • So, "holy shit", again, with the religious people, is considered bad because it's a holy shit. Double swear here.

  • So, people will say "holy cow" or, "oh, snap". I don't know how that works, but these are what people have replaced this with.

  • I think Bart Simpson from the Simpsons said, "Don't have a cow, man!", but I don't think he said "holy cow".

  • He definitely was not allowed to say "holy shit".

  • On most TV programs, they are not allowed to use swear words or bad words.

  • In Canada, you cannot use them until after 9 p.m. So, after 9 p.m., on most TV stations, it's okay to say "shit".

  • Woohoo! Freedom of speech. Freedom of speech has happened. "Fuck".

  • You can say "frick". You can say "frak". You can say "fek".

  • My personal favorite, or as I called everyone today, "feckers". "Fek", again, is the Irish word for "fuck".

  • I don't know if it really means "fuck", or if it's just the accent and the way they say it, but I say "fek" all the time.

  • I have an T-shirt that says "fek". Even my mother doesn't know.

  • Okay?

  • And, then, we have this word that's "eff". So you could be funny and put "eff you".

  • "Oh, eff me?" "Eff you" means "fuck you", but you can't say "fuck", so you say, "Eff you."

  • And then, you have the -ing.

  • So, sometimes, you wanna say somethings like, "This is fucking tasty. I love it." But that's a bad word, so you can say, "This is flippin' delicious."

  • Or, "This is effin' wonderful." "This is freakin' great." "Frig" also means "fuck".

  • "Fudge". If you're really, really, really, really angry, and you want to say a bad word, you can say, "Oh, fudge!" "Fiddlesticks. Fiddlesticks! Fiddlesticks!"

  • I really don't know how they get this other than it has the same F sound. So, "effin'", "freakin'", "frig", or "friggin'".

  • "Fudge", "fiddlesticks", the "F-bomb", "frick", "frak", "fek", "flippin'", and "eff", they just mean "fuck".

  • Okay?

  • In this one, actually, we have to put f-l-i-p-p-i-n' because when you're going to replace the swear words, you've got to get the spelling correct, too. Okay?

  • Then, we have one of my favorites, "bullshit". "Bullshit" means someone's telling you something that you think is not true.

  • So, for example, if I said to you, "I'm going to give everyone watching this video $10,000." You can say, "That's bullshit, Ronnie."

  • Or, if you don't want to say "bullshit", you can say, "Hey, that's BS."

  • It just means "bullshit" or "bullspit".

  • Bull's spit. Okay? "That's bull spit." Okay? Or you could just say, "That's bull".

  • When I was a child, I think I said "bullshit" once, and I got in trouble, so I said "BS", and that was fine. I don't know.

  • Even more outrageously crazy is "horseshit". Okay? Bullshit, maybe bulls shit a little bit.

  • Horses, goddamn, they shit a lot. "Horseshit" is 900 times bigger and better than "bullshit".

  • So, if I said to you, "Not only will I give you $10,000, I am going to give you a car. You can come to Canada and live in my house, and I will cook you food every day."

  • You would say, "Well that, right there, is a load of horseshit, Ronnie" because none of this is true.

  • But if you want to say a bad word for "shit", you can say "horse pucky". "Pucky" means "poo", horse poo. "That's horse pucky."

  • Now, some of these ones, when I look at them or think about them, they make me giggle because to me, it's really, really, really American,

  • and it's really the middle states of America. And these people are really, really, really Christian. So, they say, "That's horse pucky."

  • I kind of have to do it with a little Texan accent. "You kind of got to kick your heels up."

  • This one, people don't like this. "Mother fucker".

  • People hate when you call them a "mother fucker". Okay? So instead of saying this, maybe you've seen this, "MoFo".

  • "Hey, MoFo." "MoFo?" What's a MoFo? "MoFo" is "mother fucker". Okay?

  • In TV, again, they're not allowed to say "mother fucker". Some movies, they don't say this, so they say "MoFo".

  • Oh, these are funny. Instead of saying "mother fucker", you can say "monkey father".

  • "Hey, you, monkey father, I don't like you at all."

  • Or, even worse, "Look at you being a melon farmer. Do you grow melons? You're a bad person." "Hey, melon farmer, I'm going to kill you."

  • Somehow, it doesn't have the same punch as "mother fucker".

  • These swear words or these bad words are things that we have developed in our society to think that they're bad.

  • "Bitch". "Bitch" has two meanings. One, it's a female dog. Two, it's a nasty... there's three. It's a nasty woman.

  • Or four, it's a man in jail, who you do everything... who does everything for you.

  • So, we also have the word "biatch". You've heard this before, haven't you?

  • So, people will say, "Hey, bitch." "Bitch" is a bad word, so they say "biatch". It's in a lot of rap music, too.

  • Then, we have, maybe, you "son of a bitch". That's just like "mother fucker". That's just bad.

  • "You insulting my mama?" So, instead of saying "son of a bitch", people say "son of a gun".

  • Your mother had sex with a gun. Is that better? Or, "SOB". "He's a dirty SOB."

  • Son of a bitch. SOB.

  • I have a special request or special saying that I'd like to teach you guys. And it's from the Indian language, and it's "benchod".

  • Apparently, "benchod" means "sister fucker".

  • But it also means "great pleasure". I haven't quite figured that one out yet. Is it good? Is it bad? Maybe it's great. Maybe it's slang.

  • If you want to learn more slang, check out more slang videos on EngVid.

  • Why would you not want to swear? How not to swear? Why don't we just swear all the time?

  • Job interviews, workplaces, if you ever meet my mother, don't swear in front of her.

  • Some people, a lot of older people don't like it when you swear. It's rude. It's vulgar.

  • Some people think it's obscene. That's cool. Everyone has their own opinion.

  • So, if you need to think of ways not to swear, "gosh", "golly", "gee", you've got it right here.

  • See you later, y'all.

  • "This is a frackin' joke." "Oh, give me a frackin' break." "Shut the frack up."

  • "Get to the frackin' point." "I fracked up." "Come, mother fracker." "You can tell me I fracked up." "Tell me I fracked up." "Tell me I fracked up."

Hi, feckers. How you doing? Sometimes, you want to say bad words.

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    Po Chih Tsai posted on 2022/05/09
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