Exercise 5c p.107 beware the euphemism
Exercise 5c p.107 beware the euphemism.
Watch video: George Carlin: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qvISFZ7bQcE (alert; some graphic language)
In the exercise, take a look at the list of paired terms or phrases. For each, briefly explain how the euphemism dulls or deflects the term, and discuss why you think euphemistic language replaced the original term.