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The Actor and the Action: Noun-Verb agreement in English

Despite its spontaneity and naturalness, language is rule-governed. By implication, anyone who desires to attain communicative competence-cum-finesse in any language must strive towards mastery of the essential rules of sentence formation. The grammatical relationship that determines how naming words are combined with action words, which is technically called CONCORD, can be labelled as absolutely fundamental…



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