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This is the place to find the answers to your questions about our app. If you have suggestions for improvements, please see our 'Suggestions' category, if you have comments regarding the correct spelling of words, see the 'Word spelling' category. For other support, check out the FAQ, or browse the remaining categories for the answers to your questions.

Swear words, taboo & potentially offensive words

Word selection Posted on 2013-01-19 16:54

Offensive
& possibly offensive words are edited out when we select the words for
the different word packs. Swear words, harsh words (“whore”, “shit”), and
words potentially linked with taboo / trauma such as “abortion” and “raped”
have been removed – even though some are used frequently.


Abbreviations

Word selection Posted on 2013-01-19 16:54

Abbreviations
which require a full stop have not been selected.


Proper names

Word selection Posted on 2013-01-19 16:54

There
are some proper names – for example some countries are to be found in the
word lists. We have not included people’s names in the list.


Slang

Word selection Posted on 2013-01-19 16:53

Slang
words, and colloquialisms have been omitted from the app.