1:15 pm - 1:55 pm
The language learner is often well-versed in polite phrases, but lacks the necessary guidance on how to be rude. Swearing can shock and offend, yet this powerful form is largely ignored in foreign language learning. Dr Horan will discuss swearing practices in different languages, and whether we could teach the art of swearing.
Bring your lunch and your curiosity!
Cost: Free of Charge
Contact and Booking Details
More information at this website.13:15 13:15 Europe/London Lunch Hour Lectures - Swearing as a second language. Should we teach 'bad language' to language learners? Dr Horan will discuss swearing practices in different languages, and whether we could teach the art of swearing. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2017/03/09/lunch-hour-lectures-swearing-as-a-second-language-should-we-teach-bad-language-to-language-learners-124371 University of London (UCL),Darwin Lecture Theatre,Darwin Building access via Malet Place,London