More publications have closely examined linguistics than Curiosity has. It's not really our main focus, as much as we love to talk about it. And still more publications might have a stricter sense of grammatical correctness than us. For example, one of those more rules-oriented publications might have never used a sentence like the one at the beginning of this paragraph. Sure, it looks like it makes sense, but it's actually an Escher sentence — and it's absolutely nonsensical.
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Written by Reuben Westmaas October 31, 2018
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