Concept Manipulation in Language

One question to answer, is whether this type of derivation is possible, at all: (Where (C1-3) stands for ‘cognitive act’.) Recognition and Order Change: 1.“Can water flow?” – input C1. Can, {water{can, flow}} – initial recognition C2. {flow{can, ‘x’}} – extrapolation of concept Rule and Application: C3. {‘x’ iff ≥ y*… {can, flow}} – possible application […]