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Helge Kåre Fauskanger, Read in (I was twelve!) The Newspeak Appendix states: “It was expected that Newspeak would have finally superseded . The Ingsoc logo as represented in the John Hurt film Nineteen Eighty-Four. Newspeak is the language of Oceania, a fictional totalitarian state and the setting of the novel In “The Principles of Newspeak”, the appendix to the novel, George Orwell explains that Newspeak usage follows most of the English grammar, yet. A list of words from the fictional language Newspeak that appears in George Orwell’s Nineteen Newspeak Dictionary, Newspeak words from George Orwell’s including the movie; Searchable Detailed Summary of

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I spent hours this week looking at pictures of cats and viewing videos of cats jumping. Watch these pituitary retards bang their fucking skulls together and congratulate you on living in the land of freedom. Here poets are allowed to publish anything at 194 — a sort of punishment in effect, prison without walls, without echoes, without palpable existence — shadow-realm of print, or of abstract thought-world without risk or eros.

Newspeak – Wikipedia

I’d be fine with a simpler presentation, though. LnxPrgr3 on June 19, Duckspeak is a Newspeak term that means “to quack like a duck” literal meaning or “to speak without thinking”.

Newspeak is the language of Oceaniaa fictional totalitarian state and the setting of the novel Nineteen Eighty-Fourby George Orwell. The contrasts 198 drawn between Orwell and Huxley are about the means toward those results — fear, force, violence vs.

List of Newspeak words

I mean, ok, profitable newwspeak, but objectively useful? He did not need to know that these gods were called Baal, Osiris, Moloch, Ashtaroth, and the like: Rather, she’s drawing comparisons between a particular aspect of Orwell’s concept — that of linguistic manipulation for political ends — and the tactics being used in actual politics today.


It is not at all shallow, but rather quite representative of the thinking of the period in which it was written, and in that light should definitely be considered a valid endeavour. The B vocabulary consists of compound words used for political purposes, such as “goodthink,” and are designed to create ideological conformity among all Party members. His sexual life, for example, was entirely regulated by the two Newspeak words sexcrime sexual immorality and goodsex chastity.

I was clicking where the scroll bar would be to try to scroll – and what that did was for every click I made on a blank backgroundwhen I clicked “back” to get back to HN after I read it, it cycled me through as many different stories as erroneous clicks I made before allowing me to back all the way to HN.

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And the fascist hell hole aspects of Brave New World are certainly not our everyday society more or less treats excessive use of things like alcohol and marijuana as serious problems. It was composed almost entirely of words that we already possess words like hitrundogtreesugarhousefield — but in comparison with the present-day English vocabulary their number was extremely small, while their meanings were far more rigidly defined.

What is Happening in the World. But isn’t that the whole point? It was expected that Newspeak would have finally superseded Oldspeak or Standard English, as we should call it by about the year The B vocabulary consisted of words which had been deliberately constructed for political purposes: In BNW, those who refused the distractions and instead put their energy into undermining the system would’ve been discovered and remedied somehow.


The plurals of manoxlifewere mansoxeslifes.

How many more attacks or Bushes before ? Darkfor example, could be replaced by unlightor light by undarkaccording to preference. I just pulled out my copy of to check the article’s interpretation.

An unperson is someone who has been “vapourized”—not only killed by the state, but erased from existence. They consisted of two or more words, or portions of words, welded together in an easily pronounceable form.

It was heavily controlled in the USSR, too, but that didn’t prevent the Gulag Archipelago novels from being written, for example. That is what my commented contributed towards. We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by newseak creator with certain inalienable rights, that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.

Not directly told to, but somehow There appendiix a lot of interesting predictions in the book too. Newspeak was designed not to extend but to diminish the range of thought, and this purpose was indirectly assisted by cutting the choice of words down to a minimum.

The purpose of Newspeak was to make heretical thought impossible by eliminating undesirable words, and stripping existing words of unorthodox and secondary meanings. If you believe that you have to be stupid so you may be influenced by other people, you have a flawed view of human mind based on XVIII century philosophy.