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But the stilted wooden houses, and not the area's renowned birdlife, caught his eye.
While building by- laws require the PWD or any other project undertaking body to provide either basement or stilted parking lots, authorities said providing stilted parking space would eat into the floor- area ratio, thereby reducing the number of rooms that the school building could have originally accommodated.
The narration is stilted, better suited for the dime novels of the Nineteenth Century.