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Old February 1 2013, 07:17 AM   #1541
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thestrangequark wrote: View Post
^It's been ages since I'd seen that movie! Really, the sentence is gramatical; buffalo in that sentence refers to the city name, Buffalo, the animal (properly, bison), and the verb to buffalo, meaning to bully. It is a sentence commonly used to demonstrate a phenomenon called semantic satiation.
Real-life exercise in class:

"I think that that that that that student wrote on the whiteboard is wrong."

Class gawked. Class dismissed.
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