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Charles Kay Ogden
|Died||21 March 1957
|Occupation||Linguist, philosopher, writer|
|Known for||Inventor of Basic English|
Charles Kay Ogden (1 June 1889 – 21 March 1957) was an English linguist, philosopher, psycholinguist and writer. He is a well-known book writer about the controlled language called Basic English. He is known for his work with I. A. Richards on The Meaning of Meaning (1923). He also translated Tractatus, a book by Ludwig Wittgenstein, into English.
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