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  1. Transformational grammar

    In linguistics, a transformational grammar or transformational-generative grammar is a generative grammar, especially of a natural language, that has been developed in the Chomskyan tradition of phrase structure grammars. Additionally, transformational grammar is the tradition that gives rise to specific transformational grammars. Much current research in transformational grammar is inspired by Chomsky's Minimalist Program.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of transformational grammar in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of transformational grammar in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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