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      The  pronunciation  of  this  goes  something  like  this,  using  ‘Pinyin’,  a
       standardised notation for pronunciation:
       « Shī Shì shí shī shǐ »



       Shíshì shīshì Shī Shì, shì shī, shì shí shí shī. Shì shíshí shì shì
       shì shī. Shí shí, shì shí shī shì shì. Shì shí, shì Shī Shì shì shì.
       Shì shì shì shí shī, shì shǐ shì, shǐ shì shí shī shìshì. Shì shí shì
       shí shī shī, shì shíshì. Shíshì shī, Shì shǐ shì shì shíshì. Shíshì
       shì, Shì shǐ shì shí shì shí shī. Shí shí, shǐ shí shì shí shī shī,
       shí shí shí shī shī. Shì shì shì shì.



       It translates as follows:
       In a stone den was a poet called Shi Shi, who was a lion addict, and had
       resolved to eat ten lions. He often went to the market to look for lions. At
       ten o’clock, ten lions had just arrived at the market. At that time, Shi had
       just arrived at the market. He saw those ten lions, and using his trusty
       arrows, caused the ten lions to die. He brought the corpses of the ten lions
       to the stone den. The stone den was damp. He asked his servants to wipe it.
      After the stone den was wiped, he tried to eat those ten lions. When he ate,
       he realized that these ten lions were in fact ten stone lion corpses. Try to
       explain this matter.





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