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Forty-one Cyan Magenta Yellow Black TJ123-8-2009 LK VWD0011 culture Humanistic sixth variation W:220mm x H:292mm 175L a hundred and fifteen Stora Enso M/A Magenta (V) forty two Mr. Jourdain: And who're they, those 3 operations of the brain? The thinker: the 1st, the second one, and the 3rd. the 1st is to conceive aright, via the universals; the second one, to pass judgement on aright, by way of the kinds; and the 3rd, to attract deductions aright, by way of the figures: Barbara, Celarent, Darii, Ferio, Baralipton. nine Mr. Jourdain:There’s a pack of crabbed phrases. This good judgment one hundred seventy doesn’t swimsuit me in any respect. Let’s research anything else that’s prettier. The thinker: Will you study ethics? Mr. Jourdain: Ethics? The thinker: definite. Mr. Jourdain: what's your ethics approximately? The thinker: It treats of happiness, teaches males to average their passions, and . . . Mr. Jourdain: No; not more of that. i'm choleric because the entire pack of devils, ethics or no ethics; no, sir, I’ll be indignant to a hundred and eighty my heart’s content material, each time i've got a brain to it. The thinker: Is it physics you need to examine? Mr. Jourdain: And what has this physics to assert for itself? The thinker: Physics is the technology and is the reason the foundations of typical phenomena, and the homes of our bodies; which treats of the character of the weather, metals, minerals, stones, vegetation, and animals, and teaches us the reasons of all things like meteors, the rainbow, St. Elmo’s fire,10 comets, lightning, thunder, thunderbolts, rain, snow, hail, winds, and whirlwinds. a hundred ninety Mr. Jourdain: There’s an excessive amount of jingle-jangle in that, an excessive amount of hurly-burly. The thinker: Then what to do you need me to educate you? Mr. Jourdain: educate me spelling. The thinker: With all my middle. Mr. Jourdain: And later on, you shall educate me the almanac, with the intention to be aware of whilst there’s a moon, and whilst there isn’t. The thinker: rather well. To stick to up your line of two hundred idea logically, and deal with this topic in actual philosophic model, we needs to start, in response to the right kind order of items, via a precise wisdom of the character of the letters, and the various approach to announcing every one. And on that head i need to let you know that the letters are divided into vowels, so called—vowels—because they convey the sounds of the voice by myself; and consonants, so called—con-sonants— simply because they sound with the vowels, and basically mark the several articulations of the voice. There are 5 vowels, or voices: A, E, I, O, U. 210 Mr. Jourdain: I comprehend all that. The thinker: The vowel A is shaped via beginning the mouth large: A. Mr. Jourdain: A, A. definite. The thinker: The vowel E is shaped by means of lifting the decrease jaw closer to the higher: A, E. nine a part of a sequence of Latin names utilized by medieval logicians to assist take into account the legitimate types of syllogisms. 10 electric discharges visible by way of sailors earlier than and after storms at sea and named after the consumer saint of sailors. forty two bankruptcy 21 BK4_001-169. indd forty two Mr. Jourdain: A, E; A, E. On my note, ‘tis so. Ah! how high-quality! The thinker: And the vowel I, through bringing the jaws nonetheless closer jointly, and stretching the corners of the mouth towards the ears: A, E, I.