Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Everyday language: normal language, spoken within a community. Not strictly formalizable. Antonym to ideal language, formal language. - Theories of truth can only partly be applied to everyday language. See also truthdDefinition, Tarski, meaning theory, ideolect.
 
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Cresswell, M.J.
 
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Everyday Language I 180
Everyday Language / quantification / Cresswell: the natural language has no quantifiers.

Cr I
M. J. Cresswell
Semantical Essays (Possible worlds and their rivals) Dordrecht Boston 1988

Cr II
M. J. Cresswell
Structured Meanings Cambridge Mass. 1984


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-30