An Introduction to English Grammar by Gerald Nelson,Sidney Greenbaum PDF

By Gerald Nelson,Sidney Greenbaum

An creation to English Grammar offers a finished evaluate of all points of English grammar. the 1st a part of the e-book (‘The Grammar’) offers a step by step advent to the main issues in English grammar. the second one half (‘The Applications’) exhibits how a clutch of those issues could be precious in resolving utilization difficulties, in constructing a transparent writing sort, and in learning punctuation and spelling. an entire bankruptcy, ‘English in Use’, is dedicated to illustrating the grammatical gains of a variety of sleek textual content kinds, together with emails, fb pages, and ‘tweets’. It additionally appears to be like on the distinctive grammatical beneficial properties of English in daily dialog.

Each bankruptcy is by means of units of workouts. the 1st set can be utilized in self-study or within the school room. the second one set offers with extra complex issues, and will be used for school room dialogue or essay writing.

This fourth variation has been absolutely revised and up to date and includes:

  • clearer descriptions and more suitable presentation

  • new fabric on notice constitution and note formation

  • new workouts, examples and extracts

  • updated additional reading

Assuming no earlier wisdom of English grammar, this ebook is perfect for starting scholars on a one-semester direction and gives every little thing a scholar wishes at the idea and perform of English utilization. A finished word list of grammatical phrases is integrated and an internet site offers worthwhile extra exercises.

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