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Response to BadgerKid (Reply #6)

Thu Sep 20, 2012, 06:06 PM

9. No. That's why it's not taught anymore.

The focus has moved over the years from understanding language structure to writing. Diagramming helps us understand structure but there isn't any research to support it helping us learn to write.

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