- Published: Tuesday, 26 March 2013 21:00
If books mention “breaking silence” less frequently, does that mean that we have more silence now because it is no longer broken?
Or does it mean that we do not have silence any more, so that it can no longer be broken? Is it a coincidence that the phrase seriously decreases in frequency after the invention of the mass produced car?
#google #ngram #sound #noise
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