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" When we see men grow old and die at a certain time one after another, from century to century, we laugh at the elixir that promises to prolong life to a thousand years; and with equal justice may the lexicographer be derided who, being able to produce... "
Wit and Wisdom of Samuel Johnson - Страница 316
по Samuel Johnson - 1888 - 323 страници
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A History of ELT, Second Edition

A.P.R. Howatt, H.G. Widdowson - 2004 - 417 страници
...end of his labours the naivety of such ambitions had been replaced by a more realistic assessment: 'When we see men grow old and die at a certain time...their words and phrases from mutability, shall imagine that his dictionary can embalm his language, and secure it from corruption and decay'.19 Johnson's...
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Vocabula Bound: Essays on the English Language from the Vocabula Review

Robert Hartwell Fiske - 2004 - 304 страници
...now begin to fear that I have indulged expectations which neither reason nor experience can justify. When we see men grow old and die at a certain time...their words and phrases from mutability, shall imagine that his dictionary can embalm his language, and secure it from corruption and decay, that it is in...
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Forbidden Words: Taboo and the Censoring of Language

Keith Allan, Kate Burridge - 2006
...goodness language - an expectation which, as he put it, 'neither reason nor experience can justify'. When we see men grow old and die at a certain time...their words and phrases from mutability, shall imagine that his dictionary can embalm his language, and secure it from corruption and decay, that it is in...
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A History of Ancient Greek: From the Beginnings to Late Antiquity

Maria Arapopoulou, Maria Chritē - 2007 - 1617 страници
...Johnson, who in 1755 wrote in the preface to his famous Dictionary of the English Language: ". . . and with equal justice may the lexicographer be derided,...their words and phrases from mutability, shall imagine that his dictionary can embalm his language, and secure it from corruption and decay." BIBLIOGRAPHY...
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Always On : Language in an Online and Mobile World: Language in an Online ...

Naomi S. Baron Professor of Linguistics American University - 2008 - 304 страници
...over time and that the pronunciations of these words do as well. A lexicographer, he wrote, should be derided, who being able to produce no example of...their words and phrases from mutability, shall imagine that his dictionary can embalm language. When it came to recording pronunciation, once and for all,...
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