Re: Pattern recognition

From: Robin Lee Powell (
Date: Mon Oct 06 2003 - 18:06:04 MDT

On Mon, Oct 06, 2003 at 07:46:07PM -0400, wrote:


> A language that conveyed all information unambiguously, say Ferrer
> i Cancho and Sol?, would have a separate word for every thing,
> concept or action it referred to. Such a language would be
> formidably complicated for the speaker: the green of grass, for
> example, would be represented by a totally different word to the
> green of sea, an emerald or an oak leaf.

That is so mind-numbingly asinine I feel no need to read the rest.


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