Linguistic Ambiguity with a Personal Genie

Imagine I found a genie and it offered me two wishes. My wishes are to be fluent in all languages and to be the best person. What results would we expect?When it comes to language, would being fluent in all languages mean I am an excellent musician and mathematician? Or are maths and music simply… Continue reading Linguistic Ambiguity with a Personal Genie

Taboo (the c-word)

Over the next few days posts from me shall be scheduled ones. If anyone is interested, a particular set of circumstances lead to me scheduling a lot of posts in advance. They are: a lot of ideas, a block of free time all at once, uncertainty about when my next block of free time shall… Continue reading Taboo (the c-word)