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The general nature of the speech act fallacy can be stated as follows, using "good" as our example. Calling something good is char ...
The assertion fallacy ... is the fallacy of confusing the conditions for the performance of the speech act of assertion with the a ...
New Yorkers speak more quickly and shift topics more rapidly. We all know that. But the way it's done is fascinating. At least it ...
Speak the speech ... trippingly on the tongue; but if you mouth it ... I had as lief the town crier had spoke my lines. Nor do not ...
I would be loath to cast away my speech, for besides that it is excellently well penned, I have taken great pains to con it.
Wherefore do you so ill translate yourself
Out of the speech of peace that bears such grace,
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... whatever men do or know or experience can make sense only to the extent that it can be spoken about. There may be truths beyon ...
Translation is the paradigm, the exemplar of all writing.... It is translation that demonstrates most vividly the yearning for tra ...
All government--indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue and every prudent act--is founded on compromise and barter.
I thought a lot about our nation and what I should do as president. And Sunday night before last, I made a speech about two proble ...
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