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Hanslune Wrote:
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> So what sort of mad logic tells you that part of a
> language that has maybe 1,000 separate words in it will
> contain all the words in modern language 500 times
> as large?

So...

Could you explain even the simplest concepts to a child with only a few thousand words in your vocabulary? How could you communicate complex ideas like the "way goes over the flames under which the gods create" with such a highly limited vocabulary? Could you have a simple philosophical discussion without words for "belief" and "thought"? How can you remember the simplest things like how to build a pair of sandals without taxonomic words or learn how to do it with no reductionistic words?

All these things are simple impossibilities for us. We use this vocabulary because of the way our language is formatted. It takes a lot of words to zero in on our intended meaning but Ancient Language used a formatting that everyone understood; reality itself. Grammar was the laws of and vocabulary was a representation of reality. "Tefnut made the earth high under the sky" but "she" did many other things as well like allow people to trip or the rain to get them wet.

Man fears the pyramid, time fears man.



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 15-Jan-20 14:51 by cladking.

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The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 741 Thanos5150 04-Jan-20 17:22
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 169 cladking 04-Jan-20 19:37
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 128 thinkitover 04-Jan-20 23:49
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 113 Thanos5150 05-Jan-20 00:46
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 130 cladking 05-Jan-20 02:39
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 103 Warwick 06-Jan-20 20:55
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 100 Warwick 06-Jan-20 21:16
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 82 cladking 06-Jan-20 22:45
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 88 Warwick 07-Jan-20 18:30
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 74 cladking 07-Jan-20 20:10
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 94 cladking 06-Jan-20 22:49
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 75 Warwick 07-Jan-20 18:24
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 82 cladking 07-Jan-20 20:33
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 73 Hanslune 08-Jan-20 18:37
Snap! :) 74 Warwick 08-Jan-20 18:47
Re: Snap! :) 73 Hanslune 08-Jan-20 19:02
Re: Snap! :) 72 Warwick 08-Jan-20 19:14
Re: Snap! :) 84 cladking 08-Jan-20 19:56
Re: Snap! :) 65 Hanslune 08-Jan-20 20:23
Re: Snap! :) 65 cladking 08-Jan-20 21:38
Re: Snap! :) 67 Hanslune 08-Jan-20 23:06
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 70 cladking 08-Jan-20 19:50
Stop avoiding the questions Cladking 77 Hanslune 08-Jan-20 20:37
Oops made a mistake on the number of words for English 55 Hanslune 08-Jan-20 23:24
Would You Like to Borrow A Comfy Chair and a Soft Cushion? 75 thinkitover 15-Jan-20 06:12
Re: Would You Like to Borrow A Comfy Chair and a Soft Cushion? 63 Hanslune 15-Jan-20 07:00
Re: Would You Like to Borrow A Comfy Chair and a Soft Cushion? 54 cladking 15-Jan-20 14:38
Re: Would You Like to Borrow A Comfy Chair and a Soft Cushion? 61 Hanslune 15-Jan-20 16:25
Re: Would You Like to Borrow A Comfy Chair and a Soft Cushion? 60 cladking 15-Jan-20 17:38
...and Cladking runs off 51 Hanslune 15-Jan-20 17:52
Re: Would You Like to Borrow A Comfy Chair and a Soft Cushion? 65 Corpuscles 16-Jan-20 08:03
Re: Would You Like to Borrow A Comfy Chair and a Soft Cushion? 96 cladking 16-Jan-20 14:27
Get Comfortable. 74 cladking 16-Jan-20 14:50
It's simple all right 63 Warwick 16-Jan-20 20:32
Hieroglyphs have never been translated but I make my own translations from those same fake translations?????? 56 Hanslune 16-Jan-20 21:56
Re: Would You Like to Borrow A Comfy Chair and a Soft Cushion? 50 Hanslune 16-Jan-20 21:54
Re: Would You Like to Borrow A Comfy Chair and a Soft Cushion? 60 Warwick 16-Jan-20 20:27
Re: Would You Like to Borrow A Comfy Chair and a Soft Cushion? 52 Hanslune 16-Jan-20 22:01
Re: Would You Like to Borrow A Comfy Chair and a Soft Cushion? 61 cladking 15-Jan-20 17:56
making up dates 60 Hanslune 15-Jan-20 18:15
Re: making up dates 57 cladking 15-Jan-20 18:52
Re: making up dates 68 Warwick 15-Jan-20 19:05
Re: making up dates 54 cladking 15-Jan-20 19:22
Re: making up dates 56 Hanslune 15-Jan-20 19:25
Re: making up dates 52 Hanslune 15-Jan-20 19:22
How to demonstrate that your ideas are based on stuff you made up - by Cladking 50 Hanslune 15-Jan-20 19:20
So ancient goofy language is all the same? 49 Hanslune 16-Jan-20 22:05
What Purpose Does Myth Serve? 70 thinkitover 09-Jan-20 01:33
Re: What Purpose Does Myth Serve? 69 cladking 09-Jan-20 02:07
Re: What Purpose Does Myth Serve? 74 cladking 09-Jan-20 02:16
Re: What Purpose Does Myth Serve? 59 Warwick 09-Jan-20 19:46
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 73 Warwick 08-Jan-20 18:45
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 66 Hanslune 08-Jan-20 19:09
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 77 cladking 08-Jan-20 20:14
Cladking avoiding the questions that destroys his assumptions 67 Hanslune 08-Jan-20 20:27
so, not just Egyptologists but, 70 Warwick 14-Jan-20 19:23
Re: so, not just Egyptologists but, 65 cladking 14-Jan-20 20:26
Re: so, not just Egyptologists but, 67 Warwick 14-Jan-20 20:32
Re: so, not just Egyptologists but, 74 cladking 14-Jan-20 21:02
Projection 61 Warwick 15-Jan-20 18:17
Re: Projection 49 Hanslune 16-Jan-20 21:51
Re: so, not just Egyptologists but, 59 Hanslune 15-Jan-20 05:52
Re: so, not just Egyptologists but, 65 cladking 15-Jan-20 14:49
Re: so, not just Egyptologists but, 53 Hanslune 15-Jan-20 16:33
Re: so, not just Egyptologists but, 49 cladking 15-Jan-20 17:17
No Gods means belief 50 Hanslune 15-Jan-20 17:59
Re: so, not just Egyptologists but, 62 Warwick 15-Jan-20 18:34
Re: so, not just Egyptologists but, 66 cladking 15-Jan-20 19:36
Re: so, not just Egyptologists but, 62 Warwick 15-Jan-20 19:57
Re: so, not just Egyptologists but, 76 Hanslune 16-Jan-20 22:07
It's a common fault 65 Warwick 18-Jan-20 21:01
Re: It's a common fault 68 Hanslune 19-Jan-20 00:12
Re: It's a common fault 62 cladking 20-Jan-20 03:14
Re: It's a common fault 52 Hanslune 20-Jan-20 03:42
Re: It's a common fault 74 Corpuscles 20-Jan-20 03:59
Re: It's a common fault 55 Sirfiroth 20-Jan-20 17:01
Re: It's a common fault 52 Hanslune 20-Jan-20 17:37
Re: It's a common fault 52 Warwick 20-Jan-20 17:21
Re: It's a common fault 53 Hanslune 20-Jan-20 17:30
Re: so, not just Egyptologists but, 57 Hanslune 15-Jan-20 05:55
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 67 cladking 08-Jan-20 22:04
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 62 cladking 08-Jan-20 20:10
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 56 Hanslune 08-Jan-20 20:25
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 68 cladking 08-Jan-20 21:44
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 62 Hanslune 08-Jan-20 23:01
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 86 cladking 08-Jan-20 23:22
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 69 Hanslune 08-Jan-20 23:26
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 71 Warwick 09-Jan-20 19:48
Are you kidding us or what? 80 Warwick 09-Jan-20 19:50
Re: Are you kidding us or what? 73 cladking 09-Jan-20 20:26
We know who we are talking too 82 Hanslune 09-Jan-20 20:42
Re: Are you kidding us or what? 66 Hanslune 09-Jan-20 20:36
sorry for the delay 75 Warwick 14-Jan-20 19:16
Re: sorry for the delay 76 cladking 14-Jan-20 21:11
Sorry you are off topic 63 Hanslune 15-Jan-20 06:02
Re: sorry for the delay 60 Warwick 15-Jan-20 18:28
Re: sorry for the delay 52 Hanslune 15-Jan-20 19:24
Re: sorry for the delay 58 Hanslune 15-Jan-20 05:59
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 75 Hanslune 08-Jan-20 19:06
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 87 cladking 08-Jan-20 20:16
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 77 Hanslune 08-Jan-20 20:24
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 88 Corpuscles 09-Jan-20 03:29
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 104 Thanos5150 09-Jan-20 04:26
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 100 seasmith 09-Jan-20 05:43
Re: The Book of Two Ways-Coffin Texts Older Than Believed 102 Warwick 20-Jan-20 19:22


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