andrewducker + grammar   50

Why do pedants pedant?
So much glorious trolling in this article. I literally exploded with joy.
personality  psychology  grammar  funny 
may 2017 by andrewducker
The truth about Grammar.
I can tell this is going to come in _very_ useful.
history  viaGominokouhai  society  language  grammar 
october 2013 by andrewducker
Toddlers develop individualized rules for grammar
The findings also show that, between the ages of two and three, children learn to better understand and apply the adult rules of grammar, particularly by using verbs more flexibly.

This is the first major study of children's language development that uses advanced computer modeling to analyze, understand and predict children's utterances based on daily recordings of their language use.
grammar  learning  speech  children  development 
october 2009 by andrewducker
When to use 'fewer' rather than 'less'?
How could Tesco have let them in for this kind of shamefully flagrant misuse of the Queen's English? For shame!
language  grammar  english 
september 2008 by andrewducker
Read Giles Coren's letter to Times subs
In which he gets very, very annoyed over the removal of a single, but very important, letter from an article he submitted. Fantastic stuff.
culture  english  food  funny  grammar  journalism 
july 2008 by andrewducker

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