Grammar for English Language Teachers

Grammar for English Language Teachers : With Exercises and a Key

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This book helps teachers to develop their understanding of English grammar. Grammar for English Language Teachers provides an accessible reference for planning lessons and clarifying learners' problems. It includes a typical difficulties section in each chapter, which explores learners' problems and mistakes and offers ways of overcoming them.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 528 pages
  • 180 x 246 x 36mm | 1,120.38g
  • CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Teacher’s edition
  • Teachers Guide
  • index
  • 0521477972
  • 9780521477970
  • 126,017

Table of contents

PART A WORDS; 1 Nouns; 2 Adjectives; 3 Adverbs; 4 Articles; 5 Quantifiers; 6 Comparatives and superlatives; 7 Prepositions; 8 Verbs; PART B MORE ABOUT VERBS AND RELATED FORMS; 9 Multiword verbs and multiword verbal expressions; 10 Modal verbs; 11 Infinitive and -ing forms of verbs; 12 The present; 13 The future; 14 The past; 16 The past: used to and would; 17 Reported and direct speech; 18 Conditionals; PART C SENTENCE CONSTITUENTS AND WORD ORDER; 19 Baisc principles and patterns; 20 Major variants; 21 Passive constructions; 22 Discourse markers; 23 Ellipsis and substitution; PART D COMPLEX SENTENCES; 24 Finite adverbial clauses; 25 Noun clauses; 26 Relative clauses; 27 Non-finite clauses; 28 Defining and non-defining phrases and clauses; 29 Integrating the elements; PART E EXTENSION EXERCISES: PART F PRONUNCIATION, SPELLING AND PUNCTUATION; PART G MORE ABOUT SENTENCE CONSTITUENTS; PART H KEY TO CONSOLIDATION EXERCISESshow more

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Trainers I talked to were effusive in their praise of its clear-headed expositions. With recommendations like that, I rushed out and bought it, a purchase I will not regret. Jeremy Harmer MET Journal One of the most useful features of the book is the inclusion of consolidation exercises at the end of each sectionshow more