A Critical Study of Slang

  • Dr Zafar Hussain Haral Assistant Professor GCU Faisalabad
  • Waqar Ahmad PhD Scholar International Islamic University Islamabad
Keywords: Ethics, Language, Slang, Dictionary, Grammar, Signs, Society

Abstract

Slangs are social criticism. In which rebellious and social values are apparent. Very often, the human psyche and parameters of society do not comply with slang words and idioms. The words, society admits without any excuse become admirers and grant weightage to the language. But such words, confined day today part of the language, are somewhat rude and of immoral sense are known as Slangs.

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Ibid, Pp13

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Ibid, Pp28

Ibid, Pp31

Ibid, Pp37

Ibid, Pp47

Ibid, Pp45

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Ibid, Pp122

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Published
2021-01-20
How to Cite
Dr Zafar Hussain Haral, and Waqar Ahmad. 2021. “A Critical Study of Slang ”. Tasdiqتصدیق۔ 2 (1), 22-28. http://tasdeeq.riphahfsd.edu.pk/index.php/tasdeeq/article/view/22.

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