Nasty Words and Nice Words
Lecture no. 29 from the course: Building a Better Vocabulary
Taught by Professor Kevin Flanigan | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Professional Development Courses
Follow the intriguing evolution of the word nice, which originally meant ignorant or unaware. Then, dive into words for things and people that are nasty or nice. You’ll find words to wish good health, to describe your favorite uncle, and to warn others about hidden sources of harm and downright poisonous people.