Fundamentals of English Grammar B (without Answer Key)

Fundamentals of English Grammar B (without Answer Key)

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Program HighlightsClear charts and explanationsStudent-friendly grammar charts with clear information. Examples accompanied by clear explanations. Minimal grammar terminology for ease of understanding.In-depth grammar practiceImmediate application of grammatical forms and meanings. A variety of exercise types including warm-up, comprehension, completion, reading, listening, interview, and writing. Interactive pair and group work using target grammar.Comprehensive, corpus-informed grammar syllabusThe verb-tense system, modals, gerunds, and infinitives. Nouns, articles, pronouns, and agreement. Sentence patterns, clauses, connectives, and more. Written forms, spelling, and punctuation; spoken forms and pronunciation.
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  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 202 x 250 x 12mm | 381.02g
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 0130136522
  • 9780130136527
  • 1,553,017

Table of contents

CHAPTER 8 CONNECTING IDEAS 8-1 Connecting Ideas with and8-2 Connecting Ideas with but and or8-3 Connecting Ideas with so8-4 Using Auxiliary Verbs after but and and8-5 Using and + too, so, either, neither8-6 Connecting Ideas with because8-7 Connecting Ideas with even though / although CHAPTER 9 COMPARISON 9-1 Making Comparison with as ... as9-2 Comparative and Superlative9-3 Comparative and Superlative Forms of Adjectives and Adverbs9-4 Completing a Comparative9-5 Modifying Comparatives9-6 Comparison with less ... than and not as ... as9-7 Unclear Comparison9-8 Using more with Nouns9-9 Repeating a Comparison9-10 Using Double Comparatives9-11 Using Superlatives9-12 Using the same, similar, different, like, and alike CHAPTER 10 THE PASSIVE 10-1 Active Sentences and Passive Sentences10-2 Form of the Passive10-3 transitive and Intransitive Verbs10-4 Using the by-phrase10-5 The Passive Forms of the Present and Past Progressive10-6 The Passive Modal Auxiliaries10-7 Using Past Participles as Adjectives (Stative Passive)10-8 Participial Adjectives: -ed vs. -ing10-9 Get + Adjective; get + Past Participle10-10 Using be used / accustomed to and get used / get accustomed to10-11 Used to vs. be used to10-12 Using be supposed to CHAPTER 11 PASSIVE SENTENCES 11-1 A vs. an11-2 Count and Non-Count Nouns11-3 Non-Count Nouns11-4 More Non-Count Nouns11-5 Using several, a lot of, many / much, and a few / a little11-6 Nouns That Can Be Count or Non-Count11-7 Using Units of Measure with Non-Count Nouns11-8 Guidelines for Article Usage11-9 Using the or o with Names11-10 Capitalization CHAPTER 12 ADJECTIVE CLAUSES 12-1 Adjective Clauses: Introduction12-2 Using who and whom in Adjective Clauses12-3 Using who, who(m), and that in Adjective Clauses12-4 Using which and that in Adjective Clauses12-5 Singular and Plural in Adjective Clauses12-6 Using Prepositions in Adjective Clauses12-7 Using whose in Adjective Clauses CHAPTER 13 GERUNDS AND INFINITIVES 13-1 Verb + Gerund13-2 Go + -ing13-3 Verb + Infinitive13-4 Verb + Gerund or Infinitive13-5 Preposition + Gerund13-6 Using by and with to Express How Something Is Done13-7 Using Gerunds as Subjects; Using it + Infinitive13-8 It + Infinitive: Using for (Someone)13-9 Expressing Purpose with in trder to and for13-10 Using Infinitives with too and enough CHAPTER 14 NOUN CLAUSES 14-1 Noun Clauses: Introduction14-2 Noun Clauses that Begin with a Question Word14-3 Noun Clauses with who, what, whose + be14-4 Noun Clauses that Begin with if or whether14-5 Noun Clauses that Begin with that14-6 Other Uses of that-Clauses14-7 Substituting so for a that-Clause in Conversational Responses 14-8 Quoted Speech14-9 Quoted Speech vs. Reported Speech14-10 Verb Forms in Reported Speech14-11 Common Reporting Verbs: Tell, ask, answer / reply Appendix 1 Phrasal Verbs A1-1 Phrasal Verbs: IntroductionA1-2 Phrasal Verbs: IntransitiveA1-3 Three-Word Phrasal VerbsA1-4 Phrasal Verbs: A Reference List Appendix 2 Preposition Combinations A2-1 Preposition Combinations: IntroductionA2-2 Preposition Combinations: A Reference List Index
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