On Tue, 2 Nov 1999, M. E. Smith wrote:
> I agree, but a learned native English speaker should
> be aware that in the English language the word "God"
> is used this way.
Now this raises an interesting point regarding "language"
and meanings. The problem arises when you "overload" a
word. Are their languages that exist and differentiate
between things like:
Perhaps one problem we have in discussing this stuff is we have not defined accurately what we are discussing.
At least when I say 1 + 1 = 2, people know what I'm talking about (unless you grew up in BinaryLand, then 1 + 1 = 10).