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Ovid's comment above on "Writing without the letter E" made me think of the Oulipo, a French group that does lots of word and language play. One of the games is a "snowball sentence", in which each word is one letter longer than the last. This one, which goes all the way to 20, is by Dmitri Borgmann, in Language on Vacation.

my @snowball = qw( I do not know where family doctors acquired illegibly perplexing handwriting; nevertheless, extraordinary pharmaceutical intellectuality, counterbalancing indecipherability, transcendentalizes intercommunications' incomprehensibleness. ); s/\W// foreach @snowball; # punctuation doesn't count ;-) my @answer = map { length } @snowball;


In reply to Re: TMTOWTDI Puzzle: Generating a range of numbers by VSarkiss
in thread TMTOWTDI Puzzle: Generating a range of numbers by Masem

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