Grammar : a friendly approach / Christine Sinclair.

Published
  • Maidenhead : McGraw-Hill/Open University Press 2007
Physical description
1 online resource (174 p.)
ISBN
  • 9780335230235
Notes
  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Other format: Also available in printed form.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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  • English
  • Description based on print version record.
Contents
  • Front cover; Half title; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of figures; Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 Bad language; Chapter 3 Mangling and dangling participles; Chapter 4 Getting tense with verbs; Chapter 5 Active and passive voices; Chapter 6 What is the subject?; Chapter 7 The complete sentence; Chapter 8 Relationships and relatives; Chapter 9 How to be offensive with punctuation; Chapter 10 Possessive apostrophes and missing letters; Chapter 11 Checking the checker; Chapter 12 Finale; Chapter 13 Glossary; Appendix 1: More details on parts of speech; Appendix 2: More details on clauses
  • Appendix 3: Warning signsBibliography; Index; Back cover
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Genre
  • Electronic books.
  • Illustrated
  • Problems and exercises.
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • Brings grammar to life by giving examples of grammatical problems in the contexts where they arise by including a soap opera. This book explains aspects of grammar, language use and punctuation such as: Academic language; Standard English; Correct use of tenses; Active and passive voices; Sentence construction and punctuation; and more.

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