Andrey (azangru) wrote,

Another example of syntactic ambiguity: an article titled GitHub, Bitbucket and GitLab open-source projects hacked and held for ransom (link)

open-source can function here as an adjective or a verb; and at first I parsed it as a verb and was very confused by the title. Is took another couple of attempts to see that it’s an adjective here.

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