What is a core of the negative existential statement?

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The third puzzle is concerning the negative existential statements, where we are going to use the example sentence of ‘the golden mountain does not exist’ while we outline this problem. ‘’Russell is able to give an account of how a speaker may be committed to the truth of a negative existential without also being committed to the belief that the subject term has a reference.’’. That is: the case that Scott does not exist is false since it is self-contradictory. In the end, if we were to explain this, there at least must be something that is identical to Scott as it is...
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