Be Grammar Ready

The Ultimate Guide to English Grammar

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ISBN:

9780190129866

Publication date:

28/03/2020

Paperback

408 pages

Price: 385.00 INR

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ISBN:

9780190129866

Publication date:

28/03/2020

Paperback

408 pages

First Edition

John Eastwood

Written by British grammarian with over four decades of authorship experience, John Eastwood, this book keeps in mind the particular needs of Asian learners of English, and provides updated grammar rules and information about usage, along with examples tailored to Asian contexts and exercises for practice all of which support learners towards achieving accuracy in their use of English. With over 170 grammar topics explained in concise and informative chapters, this book makes learning grammar easy and interesting for both self-learners, such as professionals and exam aspirants, as well as for classroom teaching.

Rights:  World Rights

First Edition

John Eastwood

Description

Be Grammar Ready is an international-quality grammar book for pan-Asian learners of English who want to improve their communication. Written by British grammarian with over four decades of authorship experience, John Eastwood, this book keeps in mind the particular needs of Asian learners of English, and provides updated grammar rules and information about usage, along with examples tailored to Asian contexts and exercises for practice all of which support learners towards achieving accuracy in their use of English. With over 170 grammar topics explained in concise and informative chapters, this book makes learning grammar easy and interesting for both self-learners, such as professionals and exam aspirants, as well as for classroom teaching.

First Edition

John Eastwood

Table of contents

How to Use this Book
Glossary
Sentence and text

  1. The simple sentence
  2. Statements, questions, imperatives and exclamations
  3. Questions and answers

Verb forms
  1. The verb phrase
  2. Verb tenses and aspects
  3. The future
  4. Be, have and do
  5. Modal verbs
  6. The passive

Infinitive, gerund and participles
  1. The infinitive
  2. The gerund
  3. The participle

The noun phrase
  1. Nouns and noun phrases
  2. Agreement
  3. The articles: a/an and the
  4. Possessives and demonstratives
  5. Quantifiers
  6. Pronouns

Adjectives, adverbs and prepositions
  1. Adjectives
  2. Adverbials
  3. Comparison
  4. Prepositions
  5. Phrasal verbs and patterns with prepositions

Main clauses and sub clauses
  1. Sentences with more than one clause
  2. And, or, but, so
  3. Adverbial clauses
  4. Conditional clauses
  5. Noun clauses
  6. Direct and indirect speech
  7. Relative clauses

Appendix

First Edition

John Eastwood

Features

Author John Eastwood and team bring to you a modern grammar book, Be Grammar Ready, specially tailored for Asian learners’ professional and personal needs.

The print book includes:

  • Sections on British vs American English
  • 5000+ example sentences based on familiar pan-Asian contexts
  • 1500+ challenging questions
  • A glossary of grammar terms and their meanings
  • Common errors in English to be avoided highlighted in every chapter
  • Cross references to understand how Grammar rules are interconnected
  • Note boxes with bite-sized information essential for correct language usage

The Online resources (https://india.oup.com/orcs/9780190129866/) include:

  • Answer key to all the exercises in the book
  • Chapters on the basics of English composition
  • Additional chapters of interest on grammar
  • Additional exercises for all the chapters

Description

Be Grammar Ready is an international-quality grammar book for pan-Asian learners of English who want to improve their communication. Written by British grammarian with over four decades of authorship experience, John Eastwood, this book keeps in mind the particular needs of Asian learners of English, and provides updated grammar rules and information about usage, along with examples tailored to Asian contexts and exercises for practice all of which support learners towards achieving accuracy in their use of English. With over 170 grammar topics explained in concise and informative chapters, this book makes learning grammar easy and interesting for both self-learners, such as professionals and exam aspirants, as well as for classroom teaching.

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Table of contents

How to Use this Book
Glossary
Sentence and text

  1. The simple sentence
  2. Statements, questions, imperatives and exclamations
  3. Questions and answers

Verb forms
  1. The verb phrase
  2. Verb tenses and aspects
  3. The future
  4. Be, have and do
  5. Modal verbs
  6. The passive

Infinitive, gerund and participles
  1. The infinitive
  2. The gerund
  3. The participle

The noun phrase
  1. Nouns and noun phrases
  2. Agreement
  3. The articles: a/an and the
  4. Possessives and demonstratives
  5. Quantifiers
  6. Pronouns

Adjectives, adverbs and prepositions
  1. Adjectives
  2. Adverbials
  3. Comparison
  4. Prepositions
  5. Phrasal verbs and patterns with prepositions

Main clauses and sub clauses
  1. Sentences with more than one clause
  2. And, or, but, so
  3. Adverbial clauses
  4. Conditional clauses
  5. Noun clauses
  6. Direct and indirect speech
  7. Relative clauses

Appendix

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