[Corpora-List] What are the terms used for sentence-, paragraph- and text-level analysis?

John F Sowa sowa at bestweb.net
Sat Feb 23 15:55:56 CET 2013


On 2/21/2013 7:44 PM, Albretch Mueller wrote:
> and even if you make up a totally aseptic, esperanto kind of term,
> once people start using it it will get messy again.

That reminds me of my favorite philosopher, Charles Sanders Peirce, who complained about the way William James and others misinterpreted his version of pragmatism.

So he coined the term 'pragmaticism' as "a word so ugly it is safe from kidnapping."

John Sowa



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