syntactician - definition and synonyms

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a linguist who specializes in syntax (=the rules about how words are arranged and connected to make phrases and sentences)

    ... a syntactician, at the University of Edinburgh, points out there are many cases where the nominative pronoun – I, he, she, we, they – in predicate position is so weird as to be unacceptable.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 07/11/2014