Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Query

Hybrid View

  1. #1
    L.I.G.H.T. is offline Newbie
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Posts
    1
    Post Thanks / Like

    Question Query

    How would you differentiate a 'prescriptive' and a 'descriptive' approach to language?

  2. #2
    Raymott's Avatar
    Raymott is online now VIP Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Academic
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • Australia
      • Current Location:
      • Australia
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    19,751
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: Query

    Quote Originally Posted by L.I.G.H.T. View Post
    How would you differentiate a 'prescriptive' and a 'descriptive' approach to language?
    Why don't you try first, and that will give us something to discuss?

Similar Threads

  1. Query
    By priyanka-onest in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 11-Dec-2007, 11:52
  2. query
    By drrohitbaslas in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 02-Aug-2007, 18:22
  3. tense query
    By mohana priya in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 13-Jun-2007, 13:45
  4. Query - Reader's Digest
    By murli_18@yahoo.com in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 17-Nov-2006, 09:02
  5. Apostrophe query
    By Vix in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 06-Jul-2005, 22:54

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •