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- By intuition; with skill or accuracy, but without special training or planning; instinctively.
1988, Andrew Radford, Transformational Grammar, Cambridge: University Press, ISBN 0-521-34750-5, page 4:
- Thus, native speakers have an intuitive knowledge of the syntactic relations between the words in sentences in their language; in other words, they intuitively know how words are combined together to form Phrases, and Phrases are combined together to form sentences. [...]
- Though he had never been to art school, he intuitively painted vivid landscapes.