Monday, November 16, 2009

Lecture 21: Research and Annotation



Outline:
Pre-Reading Activity
Short Video
Read “Potty-Mouthed and Proud of It” (413)
Group Work
Homework




*****Homework*****
Bring all texts, articles, laptops, dictionaries to next class (Thursday 19th November) to help you work on your Research Assignment

Post “Potty-Mouthed” Dictionary Entry to the class blog BEFORE Thursday 9:30am (one entry per group, note all group members).






Note: Image from Linux Journal.

5 comments:

  1. Potty-Mouthed (By Michelle, Andrea & Glenn)

    Definition – a person who speaks in derogatory terms, or inappropriately and in a disrespectful manner.

    Etymology – created in the early 1800s by English royalty in reference to fishermen language.

    Verb – potty-mouthing
    Adjective – potty-mouthly
    Noun – potty-mouth

    Example 1: Susan spoke at the party like a total potty-mouth.
    Example 2: Whenever I drink, I speak potty-mouthly.

    Synonyms – foul-mouthed, dirty mouthed, loud mouthed, fisherman tongue, mother tongue, ghetto-rapperness, alcohol-influenced speech

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  2. David Renderos, Mellissa Wolfinger, Linda WrightNovember 17, 2009 at 9:30 AM

    Potty-Mouthed - One who expresses bad words offensively

    Etymology- Intended for younger kids. Often used in places such as kindergarden and elementary.

    Noun - The potty-mouthed child was sent to the corner

    Adjective - He was the worst potty-mouth in town

    Verb - He was potty-mouthing all day

    Two Examples:
    1. Don't use that potty-mouth on me.
    2. Keep that up and you'll be a potty-mouth just like your brother.

    Synonyms: sassy, swearer, curse,

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  3. definition: a mouth that is seen as dirty(ofensive language)
    etymology: (dutch) derived when a person was "shit faced drunk" and swore alot. the word changed to become more socially acceptable

    verb: Polly mouthed:act of swearing
    adj: Potty mouthed:a potty mouthed child
    noun:polly mouth:he has a potty mouth

    adj: That potty mouthed kid got into trouble at school for his language

    noun: "That boy was a Potty mouth"

    Syn: Crass, vulgar, crude

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  4. Crysta Hudyma, Tracy Tremblay, Melissa Viens, Amanda Van OortNovember 17, 2009 at 9:33 AM

    POTTY-MOUTH
    po-tty-mouth [paw-tee-mow-th]
    Definition: Expression or to express using colourful or taboo terminolgy.
    -adjective
    1."That dirty potty-mothed girl!"

    -noun
    1."What a potty-mouth"

    -Verb
    1."Don't potty-mouth your sister!"

    Origin: 1838.5 Scotland.

    Synonyms: Sailors tongue, Foul Mouth, Teenagers, Swear word, Vulgar

    Antonym: Speak well of, High praise, compliment, flattery.

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  5. Kaytlynn, Chris, Kyla, JinaNovember 17, 2009 at 9:35 AM

    Christopher
    Kayla
    Kaytlynn
    Jina

    Potty-mouthed

    Definition:
    A person who's known to use strong language such as a swear words and other profanities.

    Etymology:
    The Catholic Church began use of this word to describe people who were known to use profound words believing they were in cahoots with Satan.

    Parts of speech:
    Adjective: Potty mouthed
    Verb: Potty mouthing
    Noun: Potty mouth

    She was a potty mouthed whore.
    The Potty mouth was so very rude.

    Synonyms:

    Derogatory
    Salacious
    Vulgar
    Indecent

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