Dictionary Delta

In language there are only differences.
de Saussure

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French Genius

The genius of French is the frequent use of the word “imagination.”

Le génie du français est dans l’usage régulier du mot “imagination.”

A.R.T.

#twisdom #linguistics #imagination

Word Fractals

Je näher man ein Wort ansieht, desto ferner sieht es zurück.
Karl Kraus

The closer you scrutinize a word, the further it looks back.

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Universals

Truths translate easy, particular words may not.
J.Ramy

#linguistics #truth
#multiculturalism #twisdom