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Glossary of Literary Theory
by Greig E. Henderson and Christopher Brown

Syntax:

A linguistic term used to describe the study of the ways in which words are arranged sequentially to produce grammatical units such as phrases, clauses, and sentences. (See also Linguistics and literary theory.)


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