This Group was inpired and established to help bring a balance to the proper use of the profane language of english and how best to utilize it in a positive light. Especially since most of us speak english we might as well be aware of the true meanings of some of the words we use the most... LET'S GET STARTED!
Latest Activity: Mar 12, 2015
LANGUAGE SHAPES THE WAY WE THINK...
PART OF A POST BY HASSAN:Now those terms placed on our Sisters and Children are just as backwards as the 'white jesus' pictures on the wall. Terms like: STEP CHILDREN, STEP FATHER, STEP MOTHER,…Continue
Today, what does this expression mean to our People under 45yrs of age? Over 45 yrs of age? Over 65 yrs of age?1. The context of his use was the 1960's Black Struggle in America.2. What did we 'hear'…Continue
"The Tyranny of Words" bOOKSome basic ideas presented in the book are:-Communication based on "referents": A referent is the object to which a word refers. For example, "dog", "perro", and "chien",…Continue