Modern scholars understand this
as well. In cultural anthropology, we have the
Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis which basically
says that our language shapes cognition, that words subconsciously force us
into certain ways of perceiving and thinking about the world.
For example. Letís look at a word
that is at the centre of our debate
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