The phrase “Gender is a social construct” is absolute, abject nonsense when considered from an (accurate) lexical and etymological point of view. Perhaps it’s my “high functioning autism” that causes me to hyper-focus on the actual meaning of words (as opposed to the meanings imposed by Orwellian attempts to redefine them). Or, maybe it’s because…
Category: Language Learning (General)
Cognition: Words & Magick: Words Truly Have Meaning… And Power
Introduction: On words and their overt/covert meanings: The line between aspects of what some call magick and what some call psychology (especially as it relates to the use of words to influence, inculcate, manipulate, or “manifest” (as with Neuro-linguistic Programming, Neuro-association, etc.) can be rather thin. Simply put, words have far more power than we…
Language Leaning: How to learn any language in six months:| Chris Lonsdale: TEDxLingnanUniversity: YouTube
Words: The Truth About ‘Disinterested’ and ‘Uninterested’ | Merriam-Webster
“According to our citation files, disinterested is most commonly used to mean “not biased; free from selfish motives,” while uninterested is commonly used to mean “not interested.” Yet when these words entered the language, uninterested meant “not biased; free from selfish motives” and disinterested meant “not interested.”” Click: The Truth About ‘Disinterested’ and ‘Uninterested’ |…
Quick Tip: How to Write Faster and More Consistently:
- Enter flow state
- Write in sprints (writing without editing)
Politics: Language: Words Have Meaning – “Gender”
Introduction Let’s keep this as simple as possible so no one can mistake what is being said. If anyone tells you that there are more than two genders, or that gender (as it relates to human beings) does not directly pertain to sex, they are either deceived, disingenuous, or delusional. The deceived can be aided…
A great sentence makes you want to chew it over slowly in your mouth the first time you read it. A great sentence compels you to rehearse it again in your mind’s ear, and then again later on. A sentence must have a certain distinction of style – the words come in an order that couldn’t have been assembled by any other writer.
Click What Makes a Sentence a Masterpiece? – aeon – Pocket for the rest of the article.
“Belly breathing is a fundamental exercise to strengthen the lungs. Belly breathing refers to breathing that uses the diaphragm, allowing maximum intake of oxygen into the body for use in the heart and lungs.”
Click Proper Breathing Exercise to Strengthen Lungs to Keep Healthy – Dr Mandell – YouTube, or the video image above, to watch..
Health: Lungs: “The Correct Way To Breathe In” – Dr. Belisa Vranich: YouTube
“If you suffer from upset stomach, insomnia, and anxiety, it may be because you’ve been breathing wrong. Psychologist and author of “Breathe”, Dr. Belisa Vranich explains how we came to learn to breathe like this, and why breathing correctly could help us all.” Click The correct way to breathe in, or the video image above,…
Reclaiming Words (Objects): Men And Women Are Objects
Reclaiming Words (Objects): Men And Women Are Objects We are “material things that can be seen and touched.” We are material things that can be appreciated for our respective skills, minds, beauty, ability, care, manifested virtues, contribution to society, aid to others, etc. We are “things external to the thinking mind or subject” of others,…