oSuggested length for your assigned question is approximately equivalent to 2 pages. You will use Times New Roman 12 and 1.5 space.
oUse any references from books, articles and websites to support your answer. It is important to cite accordingly (Please refer to the Information Literacy Tutorial in the Orientation Module) and to include your references at the end of the paper.
In the descriptive approach, ungrammatical simply means not well-formed in purely structural terms. However, the word ungrammatical is also used with a more general meaning. Which of the following sentences should be considered ungrammatical in your opinion and why?
1.Theres hundreds of students waiting outside.
2.Whos there? Its me and Lisa.
3.Aint nobody gonna tell me what to do.
4.You wasnt here when he come looking for you.
5.I hate lobsters anymore.
6.Are yall coming to see us soon?
7.That chairs broke, so you shouldnt ought to sit on it.
8.I cant remember the name of the hotel that we stayed in it.
9.I never seen anything.
10.If youd have come with, wed have had more fun.
This rubric will be used to assess this activity:
Discussion Question Rubric
Clear evidence of critical thinking -application, analysis, synthesis and evaluation. Assignment is characterized by clarity of argument, depth of insight into theoretical issues, originality of treatment, and relevance. Arguments are well supported.530
Arguments are supported by research and references are included.530
Standard English mechanics and grammar were used in the initial post210
Yule, D. (2014). The Study of Language (5th Ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (Chapter 7, pp. 79-93)
3.Website Foundational Issues about Grammar