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ungrammatical
American English: /ˌənɡrəˈmædək(ə)l/
British English: /ʌnɡrəˈmatɪk(ə)l/

Translation of ungrammatical in Spanish:

adjective

  • gramaticalmente incorrecto
    Example sentences
    • Many also believe that they can rely on their own introspection to provide samples of clearly grammatical and clearly ungrammatical sentences that would be adequate for compiling and testing the rules.
    • But there would appear to be an infinite number of both grammatical and ungrammatical sentences.
    • Can a sentence be ungrammatical in isolation, but grammatical in context?

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