Re: semantics vs. pragmatics

From: clayton stirling bartholomew (
Date: Tue Mar 17 1998 - 13:02:58 EST

Mari Broman Olsen wrote:

> Words DO have meaning outside of context, else we could all be Humpty
> Dumpty.

Actually, I was about to cite Humpty Dumpty as an authority for my view but I
could not remember if he said this or the Rabbit.

Thanks again for all your help.

Clayton Stirling Bartholomew
Three Tree Point
P.O. Box 255 Seahurst WA 98062

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