I.2 The Language and Grammer of Mathematics and Page 8

Discussion of the clarity and simplicity needed in grammer and language for use in mathematical thinking.  Discussed the word “and” and its multiple meaning in English and mathematics.  One of the most obvious meaning is “plus”.  Another use is to join two sentences, and on this it is commented: “When mathematicians are at their most formal, they simply outlaw the noun-linking use of ‘and’ …”.

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