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america_NP
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wonder_VB
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movie_NN
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meg_NP
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think_VB
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to_IN
paraphrase_NN
james_NP
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hanks_NP
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philadelphia_NP
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he_PP
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a_DT
romantic_JJ
comedy_NN
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going_VBG
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get_VB
the_DT
girl_NN
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only_JJ
question_NN
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meg_NP
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america_NP
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high_JJ
school_NN
sweetheart_NN
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the_DT
great_JJ
scene_NN
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the_DT
diner_NN
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harry_NP
met_VBD
sally_NP
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she_PP
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the_DT
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the_DT
idea_NN
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hanks_NP
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most_DT
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duo_NN
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my_PP$
short_JJ
lifetime_NN
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some_DT
people_NN
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them_PP
going_VBG
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really_RB
old_JJ
classic_JJ
romantic_JJ
couples_NNS
,_,
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i_PP
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really_RB
know_VB
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wonderfully_RB
kinetic_JJ
chemistry_NN
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resist_VB
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i'm_???
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charming_JJ
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hanks_NP
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nora_???
ephron_NN
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them_PP
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the_DT
megahit_JJ
sleepless_NN
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seattle_JJ
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here_RB
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setup_???
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a_DT
little_JJ
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kathleen_NP
kelly_NP
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bookstore_IN
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mother_NN
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42_CD
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passed_VBD
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her_PP$
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radical_JJ
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affair_NN
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handle_NN
shopgirl_NN
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secretly_RB
emailing_VBG
ny152_???
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strictly_RB
un-detailed_JJ
relationship_NN
:_:
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specifics_NNS
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joe_NP
fox_NN
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multimillionaire_NN
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fortune_NN
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chain_NN
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mega-bookstores_NNS
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father_NN
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open_JJ
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west_NN
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a_DT
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bookseller_NN
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shop_NN
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corner_NN
"_"
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perky_JJ
girl_NN
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kathleen_NP
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every_DT
morning_NN
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two_CD
email_NN
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silly_JJ
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day_NN
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the_DT
death_NN
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premise_NN
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romance_NN
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wants_VBZ
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have_HV
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great_JJ
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being_BEG
a_DT
classic_JJ
romance_NN
:_:
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is_BEZ
no_DT
"_"
let_VB
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have_HV
sex_NN
tonight_RB
"_"
mantra_NN
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you'll_???
excuse_NN
my_PP$
bluntness_NN
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solid_JJ
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vague_JJ
concept_NN
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love_NN
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movie_NN
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twists_NNS
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happy_JJ
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one_CD
moment_NN
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meg_NP
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"_"
hook_NN
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use_NN
modern_JJ
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kiss_NN
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way_NN
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happiness_NN
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's_BEZ
going_VBG
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happen_VB
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question_NN
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now_RB
?_?
thankfully_RB
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ephron_NN
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wonderful_JJ
supporting_JJ
cast_NN
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posey_NP
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kinnear_JJ
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chappelle_NP
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host_NN
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others_NNS
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great_JJ
scene_NN
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brothers_NNS
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two_CD
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kids_NNS
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wonderful_JJ
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all_PDT
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the_DT
idealism_NN
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it_PP
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hanks_NP
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obnoxious_JJ
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ever_RB
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the_DT
outside_JJ
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as_CS
warm_JJ
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the_DT
inside_NN
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he_PP
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meg_NP
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movie_NN
boils_VBZ
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bits_NNS
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godfather_NN
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jokes_NNS
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superb_JJ
script_NN
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really_RB
sweet_JJ
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pacing_VBG
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last_OD
third_NP
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the_DT
movie_NN
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work_NN
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would_MD
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liked_VBN
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a_DT
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comedy_NN
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slow_JJ
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hanks_NP
knows_VBZ
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secret_JJ
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slow_JJ
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looked_VBD
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my_PP$
watch_NN
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couple_NN
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to_IN
make_NN
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ephron_NN
was_BEDZ
going_VBG
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deliver_VB
the_DT
big_JJ
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kiss_NN
i_PP
was_BEDZ
waiting_VBG
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so_RB
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i_PP
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get_VB
home_NN
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a_DT
reasonable_JJ
hour_NN
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other_JJ
problem_NN
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that_CS
this_DT
movie_NN
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shaping_VBG
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be_BE
really_RB
dated_VBN
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e-mail_NN
?_?
when_CS
my_PP$
kids_NNS
are_BER
my_PP$
age_NN
,_,
i_PP
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know_VB
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we'll_???
be_BE
using_VBG
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hanks_NP
can_MD
do_DO
more_DT
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one_CD
eyeroll_NN
than_CS
anybody_PN
,_,
and_CC
meg_NP
ryan_NP
just_RB
loves_VBZ
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dive_NN
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a_DT
pillow_NN
better_RBR
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anyone_PN
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movie_NN
history_NN
._.
they_PP
just_RB
work_VB
together_RB
,_,
and_CC
it_PP
's_BEZ
nice_JJ
to_TO
see_VB
._.
it_PP
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you_PP
,_,
well_RB
,_,
a_DT
smile_NN
._.
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script_NN
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some_DT
great_JJ
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that_CS
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absolutely_RB
hilarious_JJ
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that_CS
always_RB
come_VB
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the_DT
exact_JJ
right_NN
time_NN
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keep_VB
the_DT
audience_NN
awake_JJ
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i_PP
was_BEDZ
arguing_VBG
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my_PP$
father_NN
on_IN
the_DT
drive_NN
back_NN
home_NN
on_IN
what_WDT
the_DT
purpose_NN
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movies_NNS
was_BEDZ
._.
i've_???
always_RB
believed_VBN
that_CS
movies_NNS
are_BER
very_RB
powerful_JJ
,_,
very_RB
powerful_JJ
indeed_RB
._.
you_PP
see_VB
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mankind_NN
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three_CD
abilities_NNS
he_PP
needs_VBZ
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survive_VB
:_:
the_DT
ability_NN
to_IN
think_VB
,_,
entertain_VB
,_,
and_CC
procreate_VB
._.
movies_NNS
can_MD
definitely_RB
do_DO
the_DT
first_OD
two_CD
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and_CC
as_CS
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the_DT
third_OD
,_,
well_RB
,_,
i'd_???
rather_RB
not_XNOT
think_VB
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that_DT
._.
i_PP
always_RB
thought_VBD
films_NNS
that_CS
made_VBN
you_PP
think_VB
enlightened_JJ
you_PP
and_VB
made_VBN
you_PP
see_VB
something_PN
from_IN
another_DT
viewpoint_NN
,_,
and_CC
that_CS
films_NNS
that_CS
entertained_VBN
you_PP
were_BED
good_JJ
,_,
because_CS
you_PP
forgot_VBD
about_IN
your_PP$
troubles_NNS
and_CC
thought_VBD
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something_PN
nice_JJ
for_IN
a_DT
night_NN
._.
and_CC
i_PP
was_BEDZ
thinking_VBG
about_IN
how_WRB
incredible_JJ
a_DT
year_NN
tom_NP
hanks_NP
has_HVZ
had_HVN
._.
hanks_NP
was_BEDZ
the_DT
driving_JJ
force_NN
behind_IN
one_CD
of_IN
the_DT
year_NN
's_POS
best_JJS
films_NNS
in_IN
saving_NN
private_JJ
ryan_NP
,_,
which_WDT
is_BEZ
one_CD
of_IN
those_DT
thinking_NN
films_NNS
that_CS
truly_RB
made_VBN
someone_PN
wonder_VB
about_IN
the_DT
world_NN
._.
he_PP
's_BEZ
also_RB
half_PDT
of_IN
the_DT
glue_NN
behind_IN
the_DT
year_NN
's_POS
best_JJS
example_NN
of_IN
pure_JJ
entertainment_NN
._.
tom_NP
hanks_NP
and_CC
meg_NP
ryan_NP
are_BER
magical_JJ
,_,
as_CS
is_BEZ
this_DT
movie_NN
._.
it_PP
's_BEZ
a_DT
sweet_JJ
,_,
lovely_JJ
affair_NN
with_IN
a_DT
technology_NN
twist_NN
._.
it_PP
may_MD
be_BE
a_DT
long_JJ
commercial_JJ
,_,
but_CC
it_PP
gave_VBD
me_PP
a_DT
pretty_JJ
big_JJ
smile_NN
on_IN
my_PP$
face_NN
._.