grammatical rule

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Noun1.grammatical rule - a linguistic rule for the syntax of grammatical utterances
linguistic rule, rule - (linguistics) a rule describing (or prescribing) a linguistic practice
transformation - a rule describing the conversion of one syntactic structure into another related syntactic structure
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It is a mental process that relies on relating the learners' experience to the grammatical rule. Thus, the learner comprehends sentences, specifies their components and types, concludes the meaning carried by these sentences, comprehends the text as a whole, and structurally analyzes it (Eldoumi, 2012; Koehler, 2009; Slagter, 2010).
I'm wondering when the grammatical rule about not ending a sentence with a preposition will disappear.
Speakers of the French language are still taught in school the grammatical rule that the masculine gender takes precedence over the feminine gender.
I suggest that question A violates a grammatical rule (viz., that modifiers precede headwords), while question B violates a rule of (standard) usage.
Clahsen and Hong (1995) are aware of the difference between NNSs with the targeted grammatical rule and those without it.
* In his earliest and most celebrated book, Syntactic Structures (1957) Chomsky covered up an inconsistency in his theory by publishing a statement about the grammatical rule for passive voice, even though he knew from other work of his own that the statement was untrue.
Its use therefore has dual motivation: the fact that it is governed by grammatical rule, and that its use in certain contexts is learned.
"There seems to be a grammatical rule requiring that the three components increase or decrease together," Martins says.
Later that night I read that Jacob Rees-Mogg had issued a list of grammatical rules and banned words to his new staff after being appointed Leader of the House of Commons.
These suggestions are based on real-world, context-specific usage rather than on a fixed set of grammatical rules." Gigantum and Ripeta "are playing a key role in making scientific research reproducible and more transparent." Ripeta is working on a "credit report" designed to help scientific publications improve their communication of research, and the Gigantum platform supports large-scale, data-oriented scientific research.
That is, the keyword in contexts in the language examples could be advantageous for his induction and deduction of grammatical rules and word usage.
"We tried to really hone to existing Hebrew grammatical rules so it doesn't feel foreign, so it fits in the system."