Prescriptivism: Grammar Shoulds and Shouldn’ts

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Prescriptivism: Grammar Shoulds and Shouldn’ts

2016
30 mins

Here, investigate prescriptive grammar: the set of rules that tell us what we should and shouldn't do in formal English. Trace the history of specific grammatical rules and of academic usage guides, and note how such guides...

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