It may be said that even in this very simple case the objective reference of the word-content is not quite the same as that of the image-content, that images have a wealth of concrete features which are lost when words are substituted, that the window in the image is not a mere window in the abstract, but a window of a certain shape and size, not merely to the left of the door, but a certain distance to the left, and so on.
Not any series of words is a proposition, but only such series of words as have "meaning," or, in our phraseology, "objective reference.
And this brings me to a point on which I have, ever since I landed in the United States last November, observed a strict silence, though sometimes tempted to break it, but in reference
to which I will, with your good leave, take you into my confidence now.
ranged in a line, in a long matted well (but you might look in vain for truth at the bottom of it) between the registrar's red table and the silk gowns, with bills, cross-bills, answers, rejoinders, injunctions, affidavits, issues, references
to masters, masters' reports, mountains of costly nonsense, piled before them.
You are such a perfect stranger in the house, that you are puzzled by my familiar references to the worthy inhabitants.
Her letters are full of references to the school in which she took so strong an interest; and I think it more than likely that I may have discovered something when we meet again.
As is apt to be the case when a person stands out in any prominence before the community, and, at the same time, interferes neither with public nor individual interests and convenience, a species of general regard had ultimately grown up in reference to Hester Prynne.
Indeed, the same dark question often rose into her mind with reference to the whole race of womanhood.
Yet of secondary substances, not only the name, but also the definition, applies to the subject: we should use both the definition of the species and that of the genus with reference to the individual man.
Yet species and genus do not merely indicate quality, like the term 'white'; 'white' indicates quality and nothing further, but species and genus determine the quality with reference to a substance: they signify substance qualitatively differentiated.
After glancing over the valet's references, he said, "I haven't time enough to speak to you this evening.
Before returning to London, the witness produced references which gave him an excellent character.
A good reference
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checking and does not cross those lines.
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The book is arranged into four major parts: fundamental concepts, an introduction to major reference
sources, special topics in reference
and information work, and development and management of reference
collections and services.