Relating to the idea that text compression (as demonstrated by general
compression algorithms) is a measure of intelligence,
(1) To understand natural language requires knowledge (CONTEXT) of the
social world(s) it refers to.
(2) Communication includes (at most) a shadow of the context necessary
to understand it.

Given (1), no context-free analysis can understand natural language.
Given (2), no adaptive agent can learn (proper) understanding of natural
language given only texts.

For human-like understanding, an AGI would need to participate in
(human) social society.

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