Does Your Language Shape How You Think? – NYTimes.com

Anyone who has ever studied another language has probably wondered about this. I remember thinking about the English word, ‘well’, which is translated into ‘bien’ in French. ‘Bien’ has many more shadings of meaning than the adjective or adverb ‘well’ — and ‘well’ is also something you get water from in English, while the French word for that is ‘puits’.

Does Your Language Shape How You Think? – NYTimes.com

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