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Depending on the context, why does the phrase "I think..." sometimes imply uncertainty in one's believing?
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i think your strange

(Damn, that implies that i am uncertain )
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because they only think it, it is only an opinion, they do not KNOW it with certainty. Is that what you mean?
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....you stink?
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therefore i am"
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I think I think I smell a stink. Coming from Y-O-U!

Sorry, couldn't resist it.
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Your plagarising Descartes...you should b ashamed!!
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