Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Transformational Grammar: is also called generative transformational grammar or generative grammar. It was originally developed by Noam Chomsky to explain the fact that speakers can form from a finite number of rules an immeasurably large number of sentences. See also universal grammar, language acquisition, grammar, syntax, sentences.

Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.
Author Item    More concepts for author
Chomsky, Noam Transformational Grammar   Chomsky, Noam
Lewis, David Transformational Grammar   Lewis, David
Strawson, Peter F. Transformational Grammar   Strawson, Peter F.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-09-20