Glottopedia

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LOREM IPSUM

Esperanto can help in didactic transition. cf: “Esperanto has enormous potential as an educational tool, quite apart from its status as a global language.” -- Mark Fettes, past president of the Universal Esperanto Association

avoidance synonyms

This concept is discussed in the book ‘Lexical Conflict’. Here is the link to the book. Some avoidance synonyms can be somewhat under-the-radar. For example, in the Wikipedia article on continuum mechanics, ‘assumption’ is used as an avoidance synonym for ‘hypothesis’ in the phrase ‘continuum assumption’, in order to avoid conflict with the notion of … Continue reading avoidance synonyms

quote

“The less you invest in your non-tangible services, the fewer sales you will get.” -- anon (from the Wikipedia article on Gresham’s Law) cf: what C.S. Lewis said about aiming for heaven keywords: [priorities] [priority]

the essay ‘The Gift’ by Marcel Mauss

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