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Language and Mind 3ed by Noam Chomsky
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This book is worth reading if only for the first essay, in which Chomsky notes that a sentence's structure undergoes some sort of transformative process that gives it a pregnant meaning for its utterer or whomever hears the sentence. After a brief conversation of some of the implications of this idea, he descends into pedantry.
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July 9, 2011 – Started Reading
July 9, 2011 – Shelved
July 9, 2011 –
page 22
July 10, 2011 – Finished Reading

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