Practical English Usage

Author: Michael Swan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780194202510

Category:

Page: 748

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"Practical English Usage answers the questions that teachers and learners ask about English grammar and vocabulary, using clear corpus-informed explanations and examples." -- Back cover

Practical English Usage

Author: Michael Swan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780194202435

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Page: 768

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Fully revised and updated, and now available online and in print.

Practical English Usage

Author: Michael Swan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780194202466

Category:

Page: 768

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Fully revised and updated, and now available online and in print.

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Diagnostic Tests for Practical English Usage

Author: Michael Swan,David Baker

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780194422734

Category: English language

Page: 191

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"These are diagnostic tests, not grading tests or attainment tests ... best used for syllabus planning : to check learners' strengths and weaknesses in particular linguistic areas, so as to show what still needs to be taught"--P. vii.

Practical English Usage

New International

Author: Michael Swan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780194420969

Category: English

Page: 688

View: 7903

The American Heritage Book of English Usage

A Practical and Authoritative Guide to Contemporary English

Author: Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780547563213

Category: Reference

Page: 304

View: 7796

For the first time, the editors of the acclaimed American Heritage(R) Dictionary have applied their efforts to word usage as its own subject. The result is this practical guide that includes chapters on grammar, style, diction, gender, social groups, pronunciation, word formation, science terms, and a subject and a word index.

A Dictionary of Modern English Usage

Author: Henry Watson Fowler

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions

ISBN: 9781853263187

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 742

View: 4425

This dictionary aims to help users to find the most appropriate word to use on a wide range of occasions. It is designed in particular for students, those writing reports, letters and speeches, and crossword solvers, but is also useful as a general word reference. Special features include: an alphabetical A-Z listing; numbered senses for words with more than one meaning; British and American variants; and specially marked colloquial uses.

Practical English Usage Diagnostic Tests

To Accompany Practical English Usage

Author: Michael Swan,David Baker

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780194311434

Category:

Page: 191

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Three-level diagnostic tests to pinpoint the problems students need to work on to become expert in English grammar and usage.

How English works

a grammar practice book : with answers

Author: Michael Swan,Catherine Walter

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780194314565

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 358

View: 6561

"How English Works makes grammar practice interesting. Rules are easy to understand and remember; exercises entertain as well as teach. Students' may use this book for self study, as they are guided in their learning. Teachers will find extra exercises for group work.

Advanced Grammar in Use Book Without Answers

A Reference and Practical Book for Advanced Learners of English

Author: Martin Hewings

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1107613787

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 266

View: 9782

An updated version of the highly successful Advanced Grammar in Use. This third edition, without answers, is perfect for reinforcement work in the classroom. The book contains 100 units of grammar reference and practice materials, with photos and illustrations in full colour and a user-friendly layout. It is ideal for learners preparing for the Cambridge Advanced, Proficiency or IELTS examinations, and is informed by the Cambridge International Corpus, which ensures the language is authentic and up-to-date. Versions with answers and with a CD-ROM are available to purchase separately.

The Practice of English Language Teaching Book with DVD Pack

Author: Jeremy Harmer

Publisher: Pearson Education ESL

ISBN: 9781447980254

Category: English language

Page: 446

View: 6848

The highly acclaimed 'Practice of English Language Teaching' is the essential guide for teachers of English in a wide range of contexts. The fifth edition has been revised to reflect new developments in language teaching. It explains current pedagogy to teachers who want to access the most relevant ELT practices and incorporate them into their lessons.

Collins Cobuild

English Usage

Author: HarperCollins UK

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780007423743

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 40

View: 6549

This major new edition of the Collins COBUILD English Usage is a modern, easy-to-use and in-depth guide to English usage, aimed at upper-intermediate and advanced learners and teachers of English. Collins COBUILD English Usage has been designed to help learners to use individual words correctly, and choose the right words and structures for the meaning they want to convey. The title not only explains what English words mean, but also provides information on how the words actually work. The title covers a range of different areas of the English language, to help learners use the language naturally and effectively. It provides clear information on easily confused words, words with similar meanings, and help with words that are often tricky for learners to understand. Entries are organized alphabetically so that they are easy to find, and each has a clear explanation of when and how to use the word. Each entry also includes examples from the Collins Corpus, which show how the words are really used in everyday English. In addition to information on usage, the title includes helpful grammar boxes, which explain elements of English grammar which students need to be able to write and speak in English. A supplement of various topics, including punctuation and academic writing, will help to ensure that learners have all the information they need to be able to communicate effectively and accurately. Collins COBUILD English Usage has been thoroughly revised and updated, based on extensive corpus research and is now easier to use than ever. With additional information on American English, and warning notes highlighting particular problems, Collins COBUILD English Usage is an indispensible tool for learning English today.

Teaching English Grammar

What to Teach and how to Teach it

Author: Jim Scrivener

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783190227303

Category:

Page: 288

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Oxford guide to English grammar

Author: John Eastwood

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780194313346

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 446

View: 1178

The Oxford Guide to English Grammar is a systematic account of grammatical forms and the way they are used in modern standard English. It is designed for learners at intermediate and advanced levels and for teachers, and is equally suitable for quick reference to details or for the moreleisured study of grammatical topics. The emphasis is on meaning in the choice of grammatical pattern, and on the use of patterns in texts and in conversations.

The Complete Plain Words

Author: Ernest Gowers

Publisher: David R. Godine Publisher

ISBN: 9781567922035

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 288

View: 8824

This classic guide to the intricacies of the English language provides clear, succinct explanations of such topics as jargon, spelling, punctuation, superfluous words, the overuse or misuse of words, sexist language and the ground rules of grammar.

Basic English Usage

Exercises

Author: Jennifer Seidl,Michael Swan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780194311892

Category: English language

Page: 100

View: 4919

An alphabetical guide to the most common problems of grammar and vocabulary.