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Archive for February, 2007

Verbal Precision — Virtue or Vice?

Posted: Wednesday, February 14th, 2007 @ 7:36 pm in Expat, Language | 1 Comment »

Thomas asks some interesting questions in his comment to my post on This Delightful German Language. “Does the structure of the language influence the structure of the thoughts? When German is such a complicated language can there be any easy thinking for Germans, or are Germans inherently more trained to complex abstract models?” One of […]