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Declarative vs. imperative mismatch

Notes from Jenkov.com : http://tutorials.jenkov.com/angularjs/critique.html about AngularJS Declarative vs Imperative. Couldn’t say this better…the art is to find right balance. Neither XAML , nor AngularJS found it yet (too declarative): 333 more words

Get up, get on up

¡Buenos días! Well, last night I learned about the imperative in Spanish. This is the form of the verb used in orders and instructions, for example, sit down, get up, wake me up before you go-go. 243 more words

Spanish

Uses of the Imperative

The first and most obvious use of the imperative is precisely to give commands such as have been indicated above. When you see a road sign saying “Cédez le passage” it means Yield or Give Way (or else!). 1,478 more words

French Language

Read this - it's imperative!

The imperative is another of those rather forbidding grammatical terms which turn out to be really simple, not just as a concept but also in actual usage. 1,569 more words

French Language

Friday, 16th January 2015

Search me, v.

Pronunciation: /sɜːtʃ miː/
Etymology: < search v. + me pron.

1. Used (chiefly imp. in response to a question) to imply that the speaker has no knowledge of some fact or no idea what course to take. 28 more words

Journal

Just don't

Harried, hounded, hen-pecked – yes, and any other animal references I can enlist to express how badgered (bullied?) I’m feeling.

Having discovered imperative verbs, and explored their effects in several poems in our latest class, I now understand why I feel so brow-beaten when faced with the popular press. 397 more words