TITLE

GRAMMAR PUSS

AUTHOR(S)
Pinker, Steven
PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
New Republic;1/31/94, Vol. 210 Issue 5, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the increasing inarticulateness of people in the U.S. in constructing a grammatical sentence as of January 1994. Factors which contributed to the inarticulateness of people in constructing a grammatical sentence; Difference between a scientist's and layperson's view of rule and grammar; Aspect of language use that must be changed; Problems in the prescriptive rule of grammar construction.
ACCESSION #
9401207638

 

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