Edward Sapir Quote

No important national language, at least in the Occidental world, has complete regularity of grammatical structure, nor is there a single logical category which is adequately and consistently handled in terms of linguistic symbolism.


International communication: a symposium on the language problem (ed. 1931)

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No important national language, at least in the Occidental world, has complete regularity of grammatical structure, nor is there a single logical...

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No important national language, at least in the Occidental world, has complete regularity of grammatical structure, nor is there a single logical...

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No important national language, at least in the Occidental world, has complete regularity of grammatical structure, nor is there a single logical...

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No important national language, at least in the Occidental world, has complete regularity of grammatical structure, nor is there a single logical...