How did swear words come about.

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Where and how did our English swear words come about; what is the origination of them?
 

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larson_devon@hotmail.com said:
Where and how did our English swear words come about; what is the origination of them?

I think the first utterance of this kind occurred immediately after someone hit his own thumb with a hammer. :wink:
 

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Sex, the toilet and religion are the sources for most.;-)
 

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AndI usually use the Oxford comma.;-)
 
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