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Re: colorless green ideas

From:Andreas Johansson <andjo@...>
Date:Friday, April 9, 2004, 9:00
Quoting Ray Brown <ray.brown@...>:

> In view of the richness of our language and the wide use of metaphor in > 'ordinary' English (one doesn't have o resort to 'poetry'), I wonder if it > is, in fact, possible to produce a sentence using standard English words > in acceptable grammatically formed sentence that is completely stupid from > a semantic point of view. Now there's a challenge :)
The easy solution would seem to be oxymorons: He's got a five-wheeled trike. Andreas


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