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Definition of Grammar

Grammar

  1. The science which treats of the principles of language; the study of forms of speech, and their relations to one another; the art concerned with the right use aud application of the rules of a language, in speaking or writing.
  2. The art of speaking or writing with correctness or according to established usage; speech considered with regard to the rules of a grammar.
  3. A treatise on the principles of language; a book containing the principles and rules for correctness in speaking or writing.
  4. treatise on the elements or principles of any science; as, a grammar of geography.
  5. To discourse according to the rules of grammar; to use grammar.

Grammar Quotations

It is really important that focusing on things such as spelling, punctuation, grammar and handwriting doesn't inhibit the creative flow. When I was at school there was a huge focus on copying and testing and it put me off words and stories for years.
Michael Morpurgo

Like everything metaphysical the harmony between thought and reality is to be found in the grammar of the language.
Ludwig Wittgenstein

Writing is an act of faith, not a trick of grammar.
E. B. White

Grammar is a piano I play by ear. All I know about grammar is its power.
Joan Didion

Be able to correctly pronounce the words you would like to speak and have excellent spoken grammar.
Marilyn vos Savant
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Grammar Translations

grammar in Afrikaans is grammatika
grammar in Dutch is grammatica, spraakleer, spraakkunst
grammar in French is grammaire
grammar in German is Grammatik
grammar in Hungarian is nyelvtan
grammar in Italian is grammatica
grammar in Norwegian is grammatikk
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