Charles Kay Ogden

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Charles Kay Ogden
Born (1889-06-01)1 June 1889
Fleetwood, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Died 21 March 1957(1957-03-21) (aged 67)
London, England, United Kingdom
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).

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