x is like y...........x is not like y...........x is the same as y

x is more than y..........x is less than y ..........x does y; so does z

x is similar to y ..........x resembles y......... x is as y as z

x is y like z .........x is more y than z .........x is less y than z

x does y the way z does a

## Friday, November 28, 2008

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## Thursday, November 27, 2008

## Monday, November 24, 2008

Ogden translation | Pears/McGuinness translation | |

1. | The world is everything that is the case. | The world is all that is the case. |

2. | What is the case, the fact, is the existence of atomic facts. | What is the case — a fact — is the existence of states of affairs. |

3. | The logical picture of the facts is the thought. | A logical picture of facts is a thought. |

4. | The thought is the significant proposition. | A thought is a proposition with sense. |

5. | Propositions are truth-functions of elementary propositions. | A proposition is a truth-function of elementary propositions. |

(An elementary proposition is a truth function of itself.) | (An elementary proposition is a truth function of itself.) | |

6. | The general form of truth-function is [p, ξ, N(ξ)]. | The general form of a truth-function is [p, ξ, N(ξ)]. |

This is the general form of proposition. | This is the general form of a proposition. | |

7. | Whereof one cannot speak, thereof one must be silent. | What we cannot speak about we must pass over in silence. |

## Tuesday, November 4, 2008

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