grammatical grammatical  /ɡrə ˈmæ tə kəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) of or pertaining to grammar
  2. (adj) conforming to the rules of grammar or usage accepted by native speakers

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He's not going to be carried away by some legal doctrine or some arcane grammatical rule.
  2. Your grammatical accuracy is quite likely to strike the eye of the educated.
  3. And once kids master the grammatical structure of Latin which is simple, logical and consistent they will more easily grasp the many grammatical exceptions in English.

News

  1. Paragon Software Releases New Focalbeo English-Irish Dictionary Apps for Mac OS X, iPad, iPhone and Windows Phone

    Valuable grammatical help, contextual hints, the most up-to-date modern Irish terms, including acronyms, Irish names, surnames, place names, names of GAA clubs, and much more! A special introductory price available June 12-16, 2013 (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10825692.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. New Ottawa CFL ‘REDBLACKS’ franchise asks that you write their nickname in ALL CAPS

    Fresh off their official name-unveiling ceremony Saturday, the Ottawa Rouge et Noir (or RedBlacks for those who prefer less-than-grammatical English) have got themselves into another controversy. The RedBlacks name's been unpopular enough, with many fervently criticizing it since it first … Continue reading ?
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Shutdown Corner via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. Johnson said Obama "seems highly intelligent" and "has an air of courtesy and sincerity," adding that "unlike the current occupant of the White House, he has no difficulty in orally extemporising a series of grammatical English...
    on Oct 21, 2008 By: Boris Johnson Source: AFP

  2. "Writers and reporters by necessity alter what people say, at the very least to eliminate grammatical and syntactical infelicities," Justice Kennedy wrote in Masson v. New Yorker Magazine.
    on Nov 18, 2009 By: Anthony Kennedy Source: Wall Street Journal

  3. Allen, in a telephone interview with the AP, praised Angell for "being full of good ideas, sensitive to my needs" and for "pushing me to cut the fat out of my stuff and to correct my grammatical howlers, which I am guilty of making all the...
    on May 20, 2006 By: Woody Allen Source: Washington Post

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