[LMB] was: Language Now Vat Meat Ethics

Sylvia McIvers sylviamcivers at gmail.com
Fri Aug 16 16:27:56 BST 2019

On Thu, Aug 15, 2019 at 1:00 PM Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:

> > On Aug 15, 2019, at 10:12 AM, Margaret Dean <margdean56 at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > As far as that goes, the language has already evolved once. In English
> the
> > word "meat" used to mean simply "food",...
> And “corn” meant “grain”.

You know a phrase that has not changed and likely never will?

"The sun rose. The sun set."

Even though people intellectually know that the earth turned toward the
sun, or away from the sun, the pharse stays the same.

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