It often happens that some words represent a reality that is no longer felt. Humans can keep inventing concepts and words and expand the limits of language. I think we can decide to use words as a social code to belong to a group or we may question what vision it conveys. <br />
Also learning foreign languages gives you access to other concepts.<br />
Someone that is willing to perceive a wider reality will see beyond the available linguistic tools and create new tools.
all you can be is your self and talk the way you have been talking and do not care how other people say about how you talk ?
"That about which we cannot speak, we must pass over in silence." -- Ludwig Wittgenstein
Quite tragic since the vocabulary of the average American is shrinking, and is less than 10% of the English language.
Intoxicating.... you back off... me and my stout..am happy with my own words to limits my mind.. cheers from Singapore..
Ah, but the mind, will continue to soar..<br />
Feelings, are un-boundless.<br />
And, Beauty, transcends..
That is a quote but from what? I can't seem to recall anything I watched or heard involving the quote. So who are you quoting?
clever..but i have to say watch it.. he is full of surprises...
Nope -- I often know something but can't think of the correct words at the time
Look like you as a old timer has someone to brush about... here..