PULP FICTION Shit The word ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§shitÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨ is used as a single utterance which is used to express oneÃÂ¡ÃÂ¦s feeling towards somethings. For example, when Jules (Samuel L Jackson) is being tricked, he expresses his anger by saying ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§Shit!ÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨ ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§ShitÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨ is also used a lot to as the word ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§thingÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨. Vincent (John Travolta) says that: He isnÃÂ¡ÃÂ¦t gonna have a sense of humor about that shit.
In this line, ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§shitÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨ can be refers to a possible adultery he talked about in the previous conversation. And in line: No, forget it, it's too risky. I'm through doing that shit.
The ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§shitÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨ means robbing a bank which is ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§too riskyÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨. In these two examples, ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§shitÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨ is used to refer to things the characters are talking about. And by using ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§shitÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨, the characters convey a sense of contempt to the things they are talking about.
However, shit is also used to refer to things which the characters have no contempt to at all.
The line: It's real, real, real, good shit It is spoken by a drug dealer, the ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§shitÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨ is referring to drugs. The character is selling his drugs and is sincerely admiring his drug. We can see that ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§shitÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨ is used as ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§thingÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨, however, it shows the speakerÃÂ¡ÃÂ¦s attitude towards the thing referred. And the attitude can be either positive or negative.
Asshole The words ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§assholeÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨ and ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§motherfuckerÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨ are used as one single utterance to curse people. We find that when a character is really angry at other characters, he will call them ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§assholeÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨ or ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§motherfuckerÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨. ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§AssholeÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨ is always used to express anger or hatred towards another person, however, ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§motherfuckerÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨ is not.
Motherfucker ÃÂ¡ÃÂ§MotherfuckerÃÂ¡ÃÂ¨ is used to show contempt towards other people but it is also used to address people without any attitude invovled. In MarsellusÃÂ¡ÃÂ¦s...