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case grammar

Syllabification: case gram·mar

Definition of case grammar in English:

noun

Linguistics
A form of grammar in which the structure of sentences is analyzed in terms of the semantic roles of nouns in relation to predicates.
Example sentences
  • The third example shows how the semantic information transmitted in a case grammar can be represented as a predicate.
  • This paper proposes a solution to the above issues based on reusable pattern techniques and a case grammar of natural-language processing techniques.
  • Has anyone studied the semantic differences between active, middle and passive in terms of case grammar?

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