Pinker, Steven
January 1994
New Republic;1/31/94, Vol. 210 Issue 5, p19
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.


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