dingdong theory definition

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    • The theory which keeps your ancient aspects of language tend to be reflex expressions induced by sensory impressions; which, as stated by Max Müller, the innovative faculty offered to every general conception since it thrilled the very first time through mind a phonetic phrase; -- jocosely so named from analogy for the noise of a bell caused because of the stroke of this clapper.
    • the idea which maintains that the ancient elements of language are reflex expressions caused by physical impressions; this is certainly, as previously mentioned by maximum Müller, the imaginative faculty provided to every basic conception because it thrilled for the first time through the mind a phonetic expression; -- jocosely so-called from the example of noise of a bell induced because of the swing of this clapper.
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