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    celyn_87 Guest

    Red face Grammatical theories

    I would like you to tell me the functions of language & what does grammaritical theories mean?

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    Default Re: Grammatical theories

    A function is what a word or pharse is doing in a context- giving adice, expressing an obligation, etc.

    There are many different ways of looking at grammar; Chomsky's theories, like Universal Grammar, would be very different from the traditional view of a presecriptivist grammarian.

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