Jason (jcreed) wrote,

This Language Log post was interesting; of course to the linear logicians these issues are old hat. Perhaps in the utopian future of Linear English we will be able to say what we really mean: "The Grand Vitara is available in LX & EX trims, and in either 2WD & 4WD models" and " Calamari ⊗ shrimp ⊗ clams sautéed in your choice of alfredo & spicy marinara" and "Intel may prefer India ⊕ Malaysia to America for next major infrastructure investment".
Tags: linguistics, logic

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    Didn't sleep well. Long day of work. Dinner with akiva at hanamichi.

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    K was going to do a thing for her dad's birthday, but scheduling kept slipping and slipping so I guess we're going to try doing it tomorrow instead.

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    Had a pleasant lunch with paul and gabe back from working-at-facebook times. Discussed the important issues of the day, by which I mean video games…

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