Edward Sapir Quote

It would, of course, be hopeless to attempt to crowd into an international language all those local overtones of meaning which are so dear to the heart of the nationalist.


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

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It would, of course, be hopeless to attempt to crowd into an international language all those local overtones of meaning which are so dear to the...

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It would, of course, be hopeless to attempt to crowd into an international language all those local overtones of meaning which are so dear to the...

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It would, of course, be hopeless to attempt to crowd into an international language all those local overtones of meaning which are so dear to the...

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It would, of course, be hopeless to attempt to crowd into an international language all those local overtones of meaning which are so dear to the...