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transformational grammar


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A grammar that accounts for the constructions of a language by linguistic transformations and phrase structures, especially a generative grammar.

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  • noun linguistics A generative grammar, especially of a natural language, developed in the Chomskyan tradition of phrase structure grammars (as opposed to dependency grammars).


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