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Biography - Ludwig Wittgenstein:

Austrian-British philosopher.
Born: 1889 - Died: 1951
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: Austria
Austria

Language is a part of our organism and no less complicated than it.




Translation

Translation

(German, French)



German
Die Umgangssprache ist ein Teil des menschlichen Organismus und nicht weniger kompliziert als dieser.

French
Le langage ordinaire est une partie de l'organisme humain, et non moins complexe que ne l'est celui-ci.




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