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“The Relationship Between Language and Thinking”

  • Research a quote about language and thought.
  • For example, a quote by philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein, believed that thought without language was impossible: “The limits of my language are the limits of my life.”
  • Next, examine whether or not it is possible to think without using language.
  • Argue for or against the ways a person might enact “languageless” thinking.
  • If you believe it is not possible, describe the major problems with languageless thinking.“The Relationship Between Language and Thinking”
    • Research a quote about language and thought.
    • For example, a quote by philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein, believed that thought without language was impossible: “The limits of my language are the limits of my life.”
    • Next, examine whether or not it is possible to think without using language.
    • Argue for or against the ways a person might enact “languageless” thinking.
    • If you believe it is not possible, describe the major problems with languageless thinking.