Card Set Information
Simple Apprehension- Commentary
Being referential to another. Knowledge is
an actual being in the world, e.g., a dog.
a mental being, e.g.,the idea of a dog.
the thing represented
has it own existence other than being a sign
is only a sign and nothing else. Only Ideas.
an intellectual abstraction of the essence of a thing.
the definition of the concept, e.g., "rational animal."
the things to which the concept applies, e.g., "all humans."
“All the feathers weigh 50 pounds.”
“Each of the feathers can be used to tickle someone.”
the aspect or part which is being considered, e.g., “the color of the door.”
a verbal or written expression of a concept. Conventional, i.e., agreed upon, as opposed to concepts, which are natural.
the term being spoken about.
what is being said about the subject.
the verb “is,” which joins the Subject and the Predicate.
used in exactly the same sense: “The Poodle barks and the Doberman barks.”
used in totally different senses: “The Doberman barks at the bark of the tree.”
used in similar, but not identical, senses: “You seem healthy. Are eggs healthy for you?”