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  gradable
  gradation1
  gradation2
  grammaire
  grammaire à adéquation descriptive
  grammaire de texte
  grammaire des constituants
  grammaire historique
  grammaire intériorisée
  grammaire régulière
  grammaire syntagmatique
  grammaire syntagmatique généralisée
  grammaire systémique
  grammaire textuelle
  grammaire traditionnelle

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descriptive grammar

[Subentry of descriptive, grammar]

Fr    grammaire descriptive

Antonym(s): normative grammar, prescriptive grammar

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 239-240; Crystal 2003: 133, 207-208; Eggins 1994: 144; Finch 2000: 79; Hamp 1963: 24; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 63; Lyons 1971: 7; Palmatier 1972: 43-44; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 54; Richards etal. 1992: 103; Wales 1989: 372-373


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  derive
  derived
  derived meaning
  derived subject
  describe
  description
  descriptive
  descriptive meaning
  descriptive use
  descriptively adequate grammar
  descriptivism
  desemantization
  desiderative
  designate
  designator

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