Practical English Usage. Paperback with Online Access

Practical English Usage. Paperback with Online Access Michael Swan's Guide to Problems in English Michael Swan

  • Completely revised and updated to reflect changes in language use.
  • NEW Organisation into two easy-to-use parts, making it quicker to find the information you want. Part 1 is a complete topic-by-topic student's grammar, with section introductions highlighting common mistakes. Part 2 is a guide to key vocabulary topics, including an A-Z list of common word problems.
  • NEW Also available online, including 87 diagnostic tests.
Practical English Usage is recommended for any teacher, trainee teacher, or advanced-level student looking for answers to questions about the English language. The material is now organised in two parts (grammar and vocabulary), making it easier than ever to find the answers, either online or in print.

Part 1 is a complete practical learner's grammar with 28 sections, covering all the structural points that cause problems for learners.

Part 2 is a guide to vocabulary problems covering:
  • rules for word formation and spelling
  • a survey of high-priority vocabulary areas
  • an A-Z guide to over 250 common word problems

The 600+ entries provide answers to the questions that learners typically ask, for example:
  • use of tenses
  • the truth about conditionals
  • article problems
  • singular they
  • getas a passive auxiliary
  • bring or take?
  • can, could, may ormight?
  • classic or classical?
  • the language of emails
  • rules for word formation and spelling

Plus:
  • the grammar of speech and formal writing
  • British-American differences
  • questions of style and idiom
  • changes in English
  • politeness
  • avoiding offensive language
  • a survey of high-priority vocabulary areas
  • a guide to over 250 common vocabulary problems
  • lists of learners' most commonmistakes
€62,99

Deze titel is (nog) niet op voorraad.

  Zet op verlanglijst

Specificaties

ISBN
9780194202411
Uitgever
Oxford University Press
Druk
1e
Datum
01-01-2016
Taal
Engels
Bladzijden
768 pp.
Bindwijze
Paperback
Genre
Diversen

Delen op

Meer op Athenaeum.nl over boeken

5 redenen om dit boek bij ons te kopen

  • Gratis verzending vanaf € 20,-
  • Advies per telefoon
  • Bestellen zonder registratie of login
  • Per fiets bezorgd, indien mogelijk
  • Vertrouwde service, veilige afhandeling

pro-mbooks1 : athenaeum