Conventional and famous

We can gain a lot of clarity if we insert the right words into daily conversation. “That’s a good college,” is more accurately stated as, “that’s a famous college.” Or perhaps, “That person is beautiful,” might be better as, “that person is conventionally beautiful.” So many choices and measures seem obvious. But the obvious part […]


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