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    queeniech is offline Junior Member
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    Default This parrot is funny because it can talk.

    Is the following sentence natural?

    This parrot is funny because it can talk.

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    billmcd is offline Key Member
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    Default Re: This parrot is funny because it can talk.

    Quote Originally Posted by queeniech View Post
    Is the following sentence natural? Not really.The grammar is OK, but many/most parrots I know have the ability to "talk". Whether they can tell jokes is questionable.
    This parrot is funny because it can talk.

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