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ERIC Number: EJ614421
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-8274
The Tower of Babel and the Teaching of Grammar: Writing Instruction for a New Century.
Martinsen, Amy
English Journal, v90 n1 p122-26 Sep 2000
Considers the teaching of grammar and its importance in the writing classroom. Examines what grammar is; why writing instruction has moved away from grammar; differing opinions regarding grammar and writing instruction; and grammar's place in the writing classroom of the new century. Argues that grammar must be applied to students' own writing. (SR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Note: Theme: Teaching Writing in the Twenty-First Century.