another "bare PST/PSP"

Arnold Zwicky zwicky at STANFORD.EDU
Sun Jan 11 14:54:21 UTC 2009

caught on the radio this morning, something like "the lawyer had cut
and paste ..."  another case where the PST and/or PSP is identical to
the PRS and BSE forms.  a few examples could be googled up:

... enter them using the -p flag), then run the code for the tool as
if you had cut and paste it from the website.
Information /Resources.html

I was addressing that remark and had cut-and-paste it out of the
larger ms. to draw attention to it.

It was like someone had cut and paste it all together within the space
of half an hour with little respect for continuity and allowing the
viewer to ...

I had cut and paste it months ago from an article and assumed it was
spelled correctly.


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