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Towards a Linguistic Theory
solely with literary language Thrax or in addition with common
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abstract action Aristotle Aristotle's bird-brained Bochenski called central meaning chunk complex components concept concerned considered Coral Gardens corresponding Cratylus criteria definition describe descriptive linguistics Dionysius Thrax directed discussion English everyday ideas everyday language example explicit expression external correlations external meaning fairly formal Gilbert Murray god-idea grammar grammarians graphology Greek Halliday immanent internal exponents internal patterns Interpretation interrelate intuitive ideas investigation lexical linguistic analysis linguistic form linguistic theory logicians look mentioned morphemes names natural language patterns non-language patterns noun and verb opinions about language particular pattern-correlations patterns in observation philosophical phonemes Plato possible Posterior Analytics premiss Prior Analytics propositions Protagoras put forward raw material recognised reference relations relative remarks restricted scopes segment semantics sentence Sextus Empiricus significant sort speech spoken structure subclass syllogism symbols textual theoretical thesaurus things thought Thrax tion translation unit usually verb words Z-categories Z-chunks Z-correlations