K Livingston <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
| If you want *the* correct/intended parse, things get a lot more
| hairy for all the problems mentioned above, and I'm surprised that
| no one has even brought up those pesky "time flies," I really hate
| when they eat my arrows. ("Time flies like an arrow," has at least
| 7 different ways to be interpreted.)
Ah, yezz, and since no one else has mentioned it yet, let's
see a program parse *this* grammatically correct sentence: ;-}
Buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo.
p.s. Wikipedia actually has an article with that exact title!
Includes traditional sentence diagram of the parse.
Rob Warnock <email@example.com>
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