Editorial Reviews. Review. “One of those rare smart and funny books.” ―Penn Jillette Buy Watch Your F*cking Language: How to swear effectively, explained in explicit detail and enhanced by numerous examples taken from everyday life. English as a Second F*cking Language has ratings and 44 reviews. Roland said: A thin book, this covers the seven words you can’t say on television. English as a Second F*cking Language. How to Swear Effectively, Explained in Detail with Numerous Examples Taken From Everyday Life. Sterling Johnson.

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Sep 05, Tracey rated it liked it Recommends it for: With plenty of dialogues and cross-referencing, this book is both easy to use and educational. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. languge


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The book screams ‘Rush job’ with its barebones intro, dust jacket and contents. No trivia or quizzes yet. I just heard a Dan Quayle speech. An abosolute gem for those of us who are still immature.

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Only 88 pages longthis book nevertheless has it all. Beware that you can’t go ckinb everything you read on this book to anybody anywhere if your intention is to be polite Mar 07, Cathy Douglas rated it it was amazing Shelves: These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers.

It is also possible to contribute any new and unusual swear words you happen to know. A Curious book with many useful and unknown expressions: The laughs she got when opening this were well worth the price.

Return to Book Page. Martin’s Griffin; First edition November 3, Language: It is also possible to contribute any new and unusual swear words you happen to know. That is really all I have to say but there is a minimum word count. It goes without saying that this is a book that I really should read.


“English as a Second F*cking Language” by Sterling Johnson (St. Martin’s Press, 1996)

May 30, Nic rated it it was amazing. Each term is highlighted, defined in proper dictionary style, synonyms are given and explored, and examples and counter-examples are considered for the differences between men and women. It’s entertaining enough, but of course there’s something a little mind-numbing about reading an entire book–or, since I’m an idiot, two entire books in a row–about swearing.

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Jul 25, Steve Mitchell rated it liked it. Also, the book wasn’t languagr as exhaustive as I’d like: Some chapter titles include: You are commenting using your Facebook account.