language without grammar


Language without grammar is like math without....

a: Language without grammar ~
b: math without operational signs

What: "Language without grammar is like math without operational signs. Sure, language is flexible, just like the order of a math problem can be rearranged. However, without grammar it's like trying to add two and two without a plus sign."

Writer: Inkidu
Date: Sep 12 2011 6:22 PM

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