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Descriptivism: How Grammar Really Works.

Author: Teaching Company.
Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, The Great Courses, 2018. 2016.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Now dive into descriptive grammar: the rules that describe actual usage. In examples ranging from contractions to word order and negation, observe the wealth of grammatical knowledge that you know intuitively. Consider how comparing the descriptive with the prescriptive can help you make more informed choices about usage.
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Genre/Form: Online media
Education films
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Teaching Company.
OCLC Number: 1035153368
Language Note: In English.
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Performer(s): Anne Curzan.
Event notes: Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2016.
Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (33 min.) : flv file, sound
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Now dive into descriptive grammar: the rules that describe actual usage. In examples ranging from contractions to word order and negation, observe the wealth of grammatical knowledge that you know intuitively. Consider how comparing the descriptive with the prescriptive can help you make more informed choices about usage.

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