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directed_JJ
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(_(
bowfinger_NN
)_)
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the_DT
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his_PP$
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assistant_NN
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pomp_NN
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death_NN
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._.
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as_CS
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._.
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audience_NN
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it_PP
will_MD
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an_DT
incredible_JJ
service_NN
._.
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