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RE: Attributes v Elements (adjectives vs. nouns)
- From: Eric Bohlman <email@example.com>
- To: Adam Van Den Hoven <Adam.Hoven@bluezone.net>,Xml-Dev <firstname.lastname@example.org> (E-mail)
- Date: Fri, 18 May 2001 11:48:16 -0500
5/18/01 10:52:19 AM, Adam Van Den Hoven <Adam.Hoven@bluezone.net> wrote:
>> I guess I need to go back to grammar school.
>Try a latin class... I learned more English grammar in 1 semester of
>introductory latin than I had in 12 years of grade school.
Actually, any second language will work. My understanding of the mechanics of English grammar vastly
increased when I took French starting in seventh grade. I think it's because we internalize so many
of the details of our first language that we take them for granted and can't see the trees for the
forest; learning a new language forces us to pay close attention to the details.