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9 Curse Words With No Translation That Will Make You Want To Learn Spanish

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 03.27.2015 | Latino Voices

An earlier version of this article was published in May 2013. We're revisiting it in light of the interest awakened by our earlier posts on Spanish wo...

60 Short But Bizarre Words We Should All Use More

David Grambs | Posted 03.16.2015 | Books
David Grambs

But not all big words are a foot and a half long -- or (to use a big word for that) sesquipedalian. Thousands are relatively short -- if not downright stubby -- and include even one-syllable words.

Macrina Cooper-White

Six 'X-Rated' Math Terms That Only Sound Dirty

HuffingtonPost.com | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 07.02.2014 | Science

For some people, math is a four-letter word. But even if you're comfortable talking equations, you might be a bit squeamish when making reference to m...

11 Words That Sound Dirty But Aren't

| Liberty Hardy | Posted 04.18.2014 | Books

By Liberty Hardy of Bookriot Because I have the maturity level of an eight-year-old, here’s a list of grammar terms and words that sound dirty. U...

11 Hilarious Regional American Words You Need To Know

Mark Peters | Posted 06.19.2012 | Books
Mark Peters

Here are a few more terms I find useful, amusing, or just flat-out wonderful. They are as American as apple pie and Richard Nixon, but better for your health. Use them in your tweets, toasts, and testimony as needed.