Tag Archives: serp-dumb

  1. 7 Words To Stop Using In 2021 (And What To Say Instead)

    The way people use language is constantly changing. Words that were once cool become obsolete, meanings shift, and sometimes we realize that words once thought of as harmless are actually inappropriate or even offensive. Most of us have used problematic words at one time or another. Maybe we repeated something we heard on our favorite show, or we latched on to the newest slang without …

  2. Don’t “Dumb” Down Your Speech: Use These Words Instead Of “Dumb”

    One of the first insult words kids learn (and then use ad nauseam) is dumb. Cries of “You’re dumb!” echo across preschool playgrounds, bested only perhaps by “poopy head” and the like. It’s the diaper-clad set’s version of a four-letter word, but unfortunately, many adults revert to using it as well, calling everything from the weather to politicians to themselves dumb, when that’s not really …

  3. No Offense, These Words Used To Be Inoffensive