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Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. Standard member uzless
    The So Fist
    25 Oct '06 20:40
    How many consecutive times in a row can you write "that" in a sentence?
  2. 25 Oct '06 20:45
    Originally posted by uzless
    How many consecutive times in a row can you write "that" in a sentence?
    And have it make sense, and be correct in everyway? id say 3/4
  3. Standard member uzless
    The So Fist
    25 Oct '06 20:46
    Originally posted by mazziewag
    And have it make sense, and be correct in everyway? id say 3/4
    no, i mean one sentence containing several "that" in a row.....and yes, have it make sense
  4. Standard member PBE6
    Bananarama
    25 Oct '06 20:53
    Originally posted by uzless
    no, i mean one sentence containing several "that" in a row.....and yes, have it make sense
    Well, that that that that that preceeded wasn't all that.
  5. Standard member XanthosNZ
    Cancerous Bus Crash
    26 Oct '06 06:14
    The "that that that that that" that that poster above me posted is not in fact the longest chain of thats.
  6. Standard member Kirwan
    Mel Kirwan
    26 Oct '06 06:43
    Originally posted by uzless
    How many consecutive times in a row can you write "that" in a sentence?
    Don't know. I seem to recall a puzzle where 9 consecutive uses of the word 'had' made sense when I was younger. Probably more than one sentence though.
  7. 27 Oct '06 01:29
    http://www.creativepuzzels.nl/spel/speel1/speel2/punct-2.htm
  8. Subscriber BigDoggProblem
    The Advanced Mind
    27 Oct '06 05:54 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by PBE6
    Well, that that that that that preceeded wasn't all that.
    And that makes sense.