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Comment on Is Language a Window into Human Nature?

Michael Garrett Sun, Jan 6, 2008
The usefulness of language’s incompleteness in the evolutionary sense diminishes if the mode of communication dwindles into platitudes and clichés.

And I would agree it has to some extent. Perhaps we need to place more emphasis on better use of language. I struggle to improve my own word usage. The sloppy use of language, it seems to me, leads to sloppy thinking.