The Buffalo Sentence

Feb 4, 2010 6:02:06 AM / by Rachel Reardon

Have you ever heard the sentence:

"Buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo."

Did you know that it is considered grammatically correct? (Hint: it uses tons of homonyms and homophones!) Read more about the sentence here on Wikipedia.

And listen to Ryan Whalen, Co-founder of Mango Languages, and other Mangoes discuss this concept. We'll certainly have your head spinning!

Topics: Language Learning and Culture

Rachel Reardon

Written by Rachel Reardon

Rachel works with some of the coolest marketers, designers, and writers around to help Mango look and sound its best. She loves bold colors, old books, the Montréal metro, and Star Trek. She has conflicting feelings about the Oxford comma.

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