Over the years, English has accumulated more than 2,500 expressions for male and female genitalia. now, this is lexical richness!

Over the years, English has accumulated more than 2,500 expressions for male and female genitalia. now, this is lexical richness!

KATE BURRIDGE, in her new book Blooming English: Observations on the Roots, Cultivation and Hybrids of the English Language (Cambridge University Press)

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