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1117.Text file parser -- How to randomly select one line from each paragraph?

User: Aaron -- 2013-08-22          << 1116  1118 >>
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Type: Text file parser   
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Description:
1. Source text contains multiple paragraph blocks with different number of lines per block.

2. Each paragraph block is separated by a blank line.

3. If paragraph block contains more than one line then randomly choose only one line to output for that block.

4. If paragraph block contains only one line then original line is sent to output.

5. Blank line between paragraph blocks remains.
Input Sample:
"Aaaaa aaaa a aaaa aaa aaa."

Bbbbb bbbb bbb bbbbb. Cccccc c ccc ccc cccc, cccc. 
Ddd dddd dddd. Eeee e eee eeee.

"Fffff f fff?" Gggg ggggg g gggg. "Hhhh hh h hhh, hhhhh." 

Iiii iii iii i.
etc.
Output Sample:
Possible Output example:

"Aaaaa aaaa a aaaa aaa aaa."

Cccccc c ccc ccc cccc, cccc. 

"Fffff f fff?"  

Iiii iii iii i.
etc.
Answer:
Hint: You need to Download and install "Replace Pioneer" on windows platform to finish following steps.
1. ctrl-o open text file
2. ctrl-h open 'replace' dialogue
* set 'replace unit' to "paragraph"
* set 'replace with pattern' to:

3. click 'replace', donne.

Note: if you want to split the paragraph not by Line, but by sentence(ended by .!? or ." !" ?"), you can change "replace with pattern" in step 2 to:

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