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Alternative interpretations of two Chinese sentences


Unpunctuated Chinese sentence
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It is raining, the god would like the guest
to stay. Although the god wants you to

stay, I do not!
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The rainy day, the staying day. Would you
like me to stay? Sure!




Figure 8.11a: Alternative interpretations of two Chinese sentences; Ambiguity caused by phrasing
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