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Buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo is a sentence where the same word functions in four different roles. Adjective-subject-verb-adjective-direct object. It is probably possible to distinguish the roles played by the two adjectives, but that would take the skills of a … Continue reading

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Constellation.  It is extraordinarily clear this morning – for the past several days it has been raining or cloudy when I wake. A constellation. Con, with. Stella, stars.  With stars. Stars together. Lines of connection we draw between points of … Continue reading

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