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Talk the Talk: Word Aversion

Tuesday 9th April / posted by Daniel Midgley Ben Ainslie

Are there any words you really hate?

Word aversion may not be an actual condition, but there’s no shortage of words that make people’s toes curl. What are the most hated words in English? Do speakers of other languages feel this way about their words?

Linguist Daniel Midgley will be making things moist on this episode of Talk the Talk.

Play Episode 114: Word Aversion

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