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The beginning of sense, not to say wisdom, is to realize that 'doing an action,' as used in philosophy, is a highly abstract expre ...
The words too, slow, slow, the subject dies before it comes to the verb, words are stopping too.
Without our being especially conscious of the transition, the word "parent" has gradually come to be used as much as a verb as a n ...
OUR Latin books in motly row,
Invite us to our task--
...
Why indeed must "God" be a noun? Why not a verb--the most active and dynamic of all.
Here is God's purpose--
for God, to me, it seems,
is a verb
not a noun,
proper or improper.
The word is the Verb, and the Verb is God.
One day the Nouns were clustered in the street.
An Adjective walked by, with her dark beauty.
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One of the most important things, to my mind, in English style is word-order. For us, the most emphatic place in a clause or sente ...
You expect far too much of a first sentence. Think of it as analogous to a good country breakfast: what we want is something simpl ...
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