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Words nearby descriptive grammar
Example sentences from the Web for descriptive grammar
At his best, he was an inventor of part of the modern cinema's grammar.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She avoids an exhaustively descriptive definition because she opposes condemning all novels based on the flaws of some novels.
Fear of offending the grammar police can even produce a novel type of error called a hypercorrection.
The outraged grammar stickler mistakes a convention for an immutable and fundamental law of the universe.
When you mail it in or bring it back, you include descriptive words that would lead a consumer to your work.
His Characters, in imitation of Theophrastus, is a work of established excellence, and descriptive of the manners of that age.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
The second grammar class had been relieved from a recitation by this confab, and somehow Perry had a subduing influence.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
A barber having a dispute with a parish clerk on a point of grammar, the latter said it was a downright barbarism, indeed.
As Mrs. Armine looked at him she remembered the descriptive phrase that set him apart from all the people of Luxor.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
French, the English Grammar, and the rudiments of Latin comprised the only systematic training which she received.The Childhood of Distinguished Women|Selina A. Bower