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David Crystal : Making Sense: The Glamorous Story of English Grammar

Thu 27th April 2017
4.00pm - 5.00pm
Stratford Artshouse

We welcome back the most famous name in English linguistics and a festival favourite. The writer, lecturer and broadcaster will be enlightening us about the complexities of English grammar showing how to navigate its snares and pitfalls, and exploring its history and varieties with a series of insights into the stages by which children acquire it. He’ll show you how it can be used to guide its early instruction and how to make sure you say what you actually mean!

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