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General Discussion => Small talk => Topic started by: Kilian on 2006-12-11 17:25:04

Title: Quotes: Mathematics for Linguists
Post by: Kilian on 2006-12-11 17:25:04
Georgi: For this time, any way of saying it is okay as long as it is okay enough.

Hamm: Note! I'm not arguing for linguistic relativity here. Some people always say that the Eskimos have 50 words for snow...
The Choir of Naughty Students: Noooooo, it's not true, blah blah...
Hamm: But even if - who cares?

Of course I do not expect you to understand.

Let's have a proof of about ten minutes.
Title: Quotes: Mathematics for Linguists
Post by: johannes on 2006-12-12 01:15:59
Hamm: Don't worry if you don't understand the second question...
Tihomira: But should we worry if we don't understand the first one?
Hamm. Yes, then you really should ...
Title: Re: Quotes: Mathematics for Linguists
Post by: Laura on 2006-12-12 18:22:02
Wasn't it:

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Let's have a short proof of about ten minutes.


? ;)
Title: Quotes: Mathematics for Linguists
Post by: Armin on 2006-12-13 01:00:26
Auch von ihm, heute:

"If we are sufficiently stupid, ..."