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Thought of 3 metaphors, one of which was the crumbing castle
Martha's Vineyard
Believes language should progress and develop more and more perfect structures during their history
Published the book Verbal Hygiene
Published men are from Mars women are from Venus
investigated the dialects of England and who uses them.
Wrote an article trying to disprove that there was ever a golden age
'The limits of language mean the limits of my world'
states that there are certain thoughts of an individual in one language that cannot be understood by those who live in another language.
Published the American English dictionary
People use politeness as a way of known deception, in order to help preserve each other's face needs (avoid face threatening acts)
'Joke exchanges are carried on in deadly earnest, like a verbal duel-mouth-to-mouth combat. Bang, bang: you’re (linguistically) dead'

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