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It's seminal to the growth of language.

Cheers,
Peter.

Dr. Peter C. Montgomery
Dept. of English
Camosun College
3100 Foul Bay Rd.
Victoria, BC CANADA V8P 5J2
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Sent: Monday, April 07, 2003 6:46 PM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Re: Grammar (you and I)


In a message dated 4/7/03 9:43:40 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
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Grammar is central to any genuine poetics because it is a constant cue to
relations of words and phrases.   And in poetry it is fundamental to see
nuanced relations.  Sorry, but I think only amateurs think otherwise



My God, absolutely.  Nancy is right -- too bad so damn many poets are
amateurs.
Michael