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« on: 24/06/2010 17:17:05 »
Dearest Naked Science peeps Of Sharing Knowlede Niceness,

As a sheepy I of course use words in my every day communications. Words are great. Words are my all time favourite things that are made up from letters that then mean stuff when used in sentences . I luff words, ewe luff words….we all luff words !!….cheers to words !!

Look , Here’s Gemima Postelethwaite-Not-Affected-by-VAT-Increase The Third luffing words !


She’s a fine filly eh ?…see her there ? I’d do her !



Gemima Luffing Words Earlier Today

nice eh ? Invited to my garden Partayy next Tuesday.

My son came home from school and asked me if it’s possible to think if ewe do not know any words ???…….(as a sheepy dad I of course need to appear like a deity in my sons eyes so I have sent him on an errand to build a flyover between North and South London whilst I just think (using words) about the answer !!)

How do babies think ?… Do they know words when born  ?..or don't they ?..do they pick upa few basic words whilst enjoying womb service ?…if so then maybe they use words to think but do not have the ability to vocalise yet ?


So, I suppose I have just asked two kweschuns…Do new born babies know words ? and can we think without knowing words ?

Whajafink ?



hugs et les shmisheys


mwah mwah mwah



Neil
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« Reply #1 on: 24/06/2010 21:59:32 »
Could this be why sheeps only have baaaad thoughts?
 

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« Reply #2 on: 25/06/2010 03:25:23 »

In dreams, we convey worlds of thought...without words. In one dream long ago, two planets collided dramatically and convincingly, and very frightfully. When I awoke I immediately connected that collision (with words) to some immediate problems at hand. But no words in the dream.
 

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« Reply #3 on: 25/06/2010 11:39:21 »
Could this be why sheeps only have baaaad thoughts?

Warning..bad horse impression follows !

Ha ha !!....some of those baaad thoughts are quite neigh'ce !
 

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« Reply #4 on: 25/06/2010 11:40:24 »

In dreams, we convey worlds of thought...without words. In one dream long ago, two planets collided dramatically and convincingly, and very frightfully. When I awoke I immediately connected that collision (with words) to some immediate problems at hand. But no words in the dream.

Thanks Demo...nice dream...but is dreaming the same as thinking ?
 

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« Reply #5 on: 25/06/2010 19:26:37 »
Sheeps also use a lot of really baaaad language.
 

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« Reply #6 on: 28/06/2010 16:08:37 »
There is no really scientific definition to what thinking is.

Chimpanzees can think of several ways to get a juicy reward that is out of their reach but they have no language and don't use words (except for specially trained chimps of course who can use sign language to a limited degree).
 

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