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    Default Sentence Ambiguity

    Please, I need examples on the double meaning in sentences or what is called sentence ambiguity. So, who can help?

    Thank you

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    Default Re: Sentence Ambiguity

    Quote Originally Posted by Majeda View Post
    Please, I need examples on the double meaning in sentences or what is called sentence ambiguity. So, who can help?

    Thank you
    - the shooting of the hunters was terrible
    - they found hospitals and charitable institutions

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    Quote Originally Posted by nanaguerna View Post
    - the shooting of the hunters was terrible
    - they found hospitals and charitable institutions
    I see the first as amusingly ambiguous, but not the second. What am I missing?

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    Default Re: Sentence Ambiguity

    Dear nanaguerna
    Thank you so much for being helpful, wouldnt you complete your favor and give me the two meanings? Thanks again

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    Default Re: Sentence Ambiguity

    Quote Originally Posted by fivejedjon View Post
    I see the first as amusingly ambiguous, but not the second. What am I missing?
    The ambiguity of the second is in whether they find (discover) charitable institutions, or found (establish) charitable institutions.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Raymott View Post
    The ambiguity of the second is in whether they find (discover) charitable institutions, or found (establish) charitable institutions.
    thanks dear for being helpful,

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    Default Re: Sentence Ambiguity

    Reslove the ambiguity of the following sentences

    put the books on the table by the window in the kitchen
    John went to the bank
    the lamb is so hot to eat
    he sold the car to his brother in Italy.

    List the free and bound morphemes of the following
    curriculum
    toddler
    imbibed
    oasis
    homorganic
    affirmatory
    wealthy
    data
    Anderson

    define: juncture in the English Language

    That's all...thanks for all

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    Quote Originally Posted by Majeda View Post
    Reslove the ambiguity of the following sentences

    put the books on the table by the window in the kitchen
    John went to the bank
    the lamb is so hot to eat
    he sold the car to his brother in Italy.

    List the free and bound morphemes of the following
    curriculum
    toddler
    imbibed
    oasis
    homorganic
    affirmatory
    wealthy
    data
    Anderson

    define: juncture in the English Language

    That's all...thanks for all
    Homework?

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    Default Re: Sentence Ambiguity

    of course no, just i have a test tomorrow and i need help..that's all its a final test, so would you be a really good egg and help me? thank you

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    Quote Originally Posted by Majeda View Post
    of course no, just i have a test tomorrow and i need help..that's all its a final test, so would you be a really good egg and help me? thank you
    We can't do your work for you.

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