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[ぶん()·ぽう()]
bunpou
noun, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 文法

noun, no adjective
  1. grammar; syntax

Definition and Synonyms for 文法

Grammar the branch of linguistics that deals with syntax and morphology (and sometimes also deals with semantics)
Synonyms: 文法

Meanings for each kanji in 文法

sentence; literature; style; art; decoration; figures; plan; literary radical (no. 67) Kanji Details »
method; law; rule; principle; model; system Kanji Details »

Categories 文法 is a member of

Descriptive Linguistics a description (at a given point in time) of a language with respect to its phonology and morphology and syntax and semantics without value judgments
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Sample Sentences for 文法

I don't understand this confusing grammar question.
He made many grammatical mistakes in his composition.
I don't know who has the highest authority in Japanese grammar.
One learns grammar from language, not language from grammar.
I got the grammar lesson without difficulty.

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