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Autor:  Márcio Farias
E-mail:  marcio_osorio@oi.com.br
Data:  10/MAI/2009 9:07 PM
Assunto:  Dúvida de português
Mensagem:  For what grammar rules seem worth, Brazilian Portuguese language grammar manuals have adopted a lenient or non-orthodox approach to, or eventually resolved to incorporate, street speech as a sine qua non asset without which they would probably get a lot of dust while rotting on the country's (forsaken) library book racks.

If IBGE ever thought of doing a grammar book census it would soon discover very few homes actually bought one. Or none. Who'd get a kick out of reading a thick grammar book in a single sitting anyway? Can grammar rules do anything to correct carefree, laid-back street speech? What does a poster like me ask such questions for? Go figure...

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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Dúvida de português  –  189975955  08/MAI/2009, 1:09 PM
Dúvida de português  –  PPAULO  08/MAI/2009, 11:32 PM
 Dúvida de português  –  Márcio Farias  10/MAI/2009, 9:07 PM
Dúvida de português  –  PPAULO  10/MAI/2009, 11:33 PM
Dúvida de português  –  Márcio Farias  12/MAI/2009, 10:55 PM
Dúvida de português  –  PPAULO  12/MAI/2009, 11:31 PM

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