What meaning is loaded onto specific words? What kind of meaning should we pay attention to? What kind of meaning do we have to learn to ignore?
William Flautt is a staff Opinions columnist for The Heights. He is in the Class of 2015 in A&S finishing an economics and hispanic studies double major with a physics minor and regrets not knowing about linguistics his freshman year. He began writing for the The Heights in September 2014. He also enjoys puns, soccer, sweet tea, and witty banter.