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Subject:RE: ambiguous sentences From:eric -dot- dunn -at- ca -dot- transport -dot- bombardier -dot- com To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com> Date:Mon, 7 Oct 2002 16:38:40 -0400
Firstly I wonder what the relevance of all this is to the list.
Be that as it may, all of these 'sentences' stink of the same yuck that many
philosophy paradoxes do. They require a suspension of common sence before they
can be interpreted as the presenter desires.
Let's face it. All of the sentences suck. As they fail to clearly communicate,
regardless of what some class in the theory of linguistics might say, they
should not appear in any tech docs.
Eric L. Dunn
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