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English noun: grammar

1. grammar (cognition) the branch of linguistics that deals with syntax and morphology (and sometimes also deals with semantics)


Broader (hypernym)descriptive linguistics


Narrower (hyponym)descriptive grammar, morphology, prescriptive grammar, syntax


Domain categorylinguistics


Domain category membersaccusative, active, active, agree, aoristic, article, asyndetic, attributive, attributive genitive, attributively, clause, constituent, contrastive, coordinating, coordinative, copulative, correlative, declarative, dependent, descriptive, dynamic, endocentric, exocentric, finite, future, genitive, gerundial, grammatical category, grammatical constituent, head, head word, illative, imperative, independent, indicative, infinite, interrogative, intransitive, limiting, main, modify, nominal, nominative, non-finite, nonrestrictive, normative, object, objective, optative, parse, participial, passive, possessive, predicative, prenominal, prescriptive, qualified, qualify, quantifier, reflexive, restricted, scopal, self-referent, stative, strong, subject, subjunctive, subordinate, subordinating, subordinative, substantival, syndetic, syntactic category, transitive, unrestricted, weak









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