The Academy of You
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The Academy of You

The Consilient Style of Essay Writing

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Linguists such as Noam Chomsky and Steven Pinker tell us that we are born to talk, which is not quite the same thing as being born talking. We start talking at about six months of age and are quite good at it by our third birthday.

We don’t need a lot of coaxing in this process; in fact, we can hardly be stopped. Speaking is one of our best evolutionary cards, and we are not easily talked out of…

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Charles Gray

Charles Gray

“If it can be done, why do it?” Gertrude Stein