In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Funk points out that the particle H displays its sharpest disjunctive characteristics in interrogative sentences.
- He also discusses the disjunctive propositions which follow from a conditional proposition.
- The inference rule of disjunctive syllogism, while truth-preserving, is not falsity-avoiding.
- You could object a bit to the way the disjunctive choice is set up.
- All three articles attempt to clarify the determinate-determinable relation by explaining the nature of disjunctive and conjunctive predicates.
- But it is a fair presumption that the belief in exclusive disjunctive uses of or in English includes just such three-disjunct uses of or.
- Some philosophers suggest that there is an important logical difference between disjunctive predicates, on the one hand, and disjunctive properties or universals, on the other.
- This is particularly evident with disjunctive queries, which use the minus sign to exclude particular search terms.
- Creationists are thus accused of the fallacy of false alternatives, that is, the disjunctive premise leaves out a possible alternative.
- This is an algebraic expression of the disjunctive normal form theorem of sentential logic.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.