Linguistic rebracketing and syphilis: a nexplanation

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Re: Linguistic rebracketing and syphilis: a nexplanation

Postby BadgerJelly on June 8th, 2018, 8:07 pm 

Love that word! My mum loves using that word.
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Re: Linguistic rebracketing and syphilis: a nexplanation

Postby Braininvat on June 9th, 2018, 10:30 am 

I love the balloon example, which will send me into a minor brain meltdown as I try to figure which principle, pressure gradient or acceleration, might be "better" overall. I do want to win the heart of the lovely flight attendant.

A pathological reaction to metal exposure could be a metallurgy?
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Re: Linguistic rebracketing and syphilis: a nexplanation

Postby dandelion on June 9th, 2018, 1:57 pm 

The Salmon illustration is fascinating and I'd like to read more about this. It was in line with some of what I hoped to convey, thanks, Reg.

BadgerJelly » June 9th, 2018, 1:07 am wrote:Love that word! My mum loves using that word.


That is really nice to hear, I appreciate some concepts like these from my Dad's enjoyment of them too. :)
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