Read alsoRasp: The Imperial Way
The Regiment has cleaned things up, after a spat between some desert locals. Happy, loaded to the last camel grunt with loot scoffed off the survivors, heading home. Only to have Imperial space fighters drop in to do their normal terrorize lowly dirt huggers thing. Happily, this time the Regiment has confiscated Beamers, banned on this primitive…
*new chapter giving a brief history of grammar and grammar instruction;
*new chapter on best practices – strategies and techniques that actually work;
*expanded chapter on cognitive grammar – a topic not found in other texts of this nature;
*expanded chapter on dialects;
*summary and evaluation of the minimalist program (Noam Chomsky's most recent revision of transformational-generative grammar) – a topic unique among texts of this kind; and
*reduced discussion of transformational grammar.