Monthly Archives: June 2013

The semantics of group nouns, part 1

…in which I try to convince you that groups are atoms, and that semantics is serious business. Also, quantification. Essentially, what I’m interested in (at the moment) is what we mean when we say something like The cricket team laughed … Continue reading

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Spring salad with beetroot, fennel & smoked tofu

As a teenager I spent most of my free time doing nice and creative things – from drawing and writing stories (oh the things I wrote!¬†Twilight¬†would pale in comparison) to computer programming and inventing new languages. Now that I’m a … Continue reading

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