File:OnionPi.Presentation.pdf

From Freeside Atlanta
Revision as of 06:04, 13 September 2013 by Emptyset (Talk | contribs)

(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search
OnionPi.Presentation.pdf(file size: 222 KB, MIME type: application/pdf)

The B vocabulary consisted of words which had been deliberately constructed for political purposes: words, that is to say, which not only had in every case a political implication, but were intended to impose a desirable mental attitude upon the person using them. Without a full understanding of the principles of Ingsoc it was difficult to use these words correctly. In some cases they could be translated into Oldspeak, or even into words taken from the A vocabulary, but this usually demanded a long paraphrase and always involved the loss of certain overtones. The B words were a sort of verbal shorthand, often packing whole ranges of ideas into a few syllables, and at the same time more accurate and forcible than ordinary language.

File history

Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time.

Date/TimeDimensionsUserComment
current06:04, 13 September 2013 (222 KB)Emptyset (Talk | contribs)The B vocabulary consisted of words which had been deliberately constructed for political purposes: words, that is to say, which not only had in every case a political implication, but were intended to impose a desirable mental attitude upon the person...

The following page links to this file:

Personal tools
Namespaces

Variants
Actions
About Us
Support Us
Activities and Culture
Membership
Outreach
Leadership
Teams
Organization
Toolbox