Relativity theory in oral communication and everyday life or “why criticism is so much fun”

How often do we hear people saying in a conversation “Oh yes, ok. But that was actually irrelevant.” – or we are actually the ones replying to our interlocutor by using  exactly that phrase. Certainly not infrequently. It is the magic and handy phrase that somehow fits everywhere and fills the gap between the speakers […]

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Cheesy eloquent

So, my whole life I was occupied with language – actually with more than one. Considering that I am still pretty young, I should correct myself and take back that grandiose “my whole life” – if I don’t I’ll probably get accused for being nothing more than a small exaggerator (or babbler if you prefer). […]

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