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Phrase structure rules

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  1. A number of theories of grammar dispense with the notion of phrase structure rules and operate with the notion of schema instead

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
  2. Phrase-structure rules are a way to describe a given language's syntax

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  3. They are used to break a natural language sentence down into its constituent parts (also known as syntactic categories) namely phrasal categories and lexical categories (aka parts of speech)

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
  4. Phrasal categories include the noun phrase, verb phrase, and prepositional phrase

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  5. lexical categories include noun, verb, adjective, adverb, and many others

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