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Bad language for toddlers a bad idea

A British academic has triggered an international debate publishing a book on swearing that suggests children as young as two should be exposed to bad language.

Dr Emma Byrne’s book Swearing is Good for You: The Amazing Science of Bad Language suggests it is better children hear it from parents than other places.

Leading Child Psychologist Dr Michael Carr-Gregg tells Mark it is absurd to expose toddlers to foul language.

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