Ambiguity, thy name is English - A

last refreshed 11/04/2014 01:24:33 PM
Expression ...may mean any of
A lot of people will share a room, some of which are quite large. A lot of people will share a room. Some of the rooms are quite large.
A lot of people will share a room. Some of the people are quite large.
AAA battery anti aircraft artillery battery
a 1.5V battery of smaller capacity than AA
car battery type peddled by the AAA
advanced network security application application with advanced security on the network
application with security of advanced network
advanced application on/of/for security of/on/in the network
software with advanced security on the network
software with security of advanced network
advanced software on/of/for security of/on/in the network
security of advanced network being applied
advanced security of a network being applied
advanced networked security being applied
air or water heating heating by hot air or water
heating of air or water
choose: either heating (of water), or air
choose: either heating (by water), or air
all alone completely lonely
everybody is alone
without anyone's help
Americans with disabilities act a law about the rights of invalids
they really do act, don't they?
animal research research done on animals
research of animals
research done by animals
appeal: Prostitutes appeal to Pope Prostitutes complain to Pope
Prostitutes attractive to Pope
Appointment diary does not open on all workstations. Appointment diary opens on no workstations.
Appointment diary fails to open on some workstations.
artificial edible oil substitute substitute for an artificial edible oil
artificial substitute for a real edible oil
artificial edible oily substitute for anything