Practical English Usage

International Edition

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ISBN:

9780194202466

Publication date:

31/07/2017

Paperback

768 pages

157.0x234.0mm

Price: 495.00 INR

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ISBN:

9780194202466

Publication date:

31/07/2017

Paperback

768 pages

157.0x234.0mm

Fourth Edition

Michael Swan

Rights:  OUP UK (Indian Territory)

Fourth Edition

Michael Swan

Description

Practical English Usage answers the questions that teachers and learners ask about English grammar and vocabulary, using clear corpus-informed explanations and examples.

More than 600 entries range across issues such as:


  • using tenses
  • the truth about conditionals
  • article problems
  • singular they
  • get as a passive auxiliary
  • bring or take?
  • can, could, may or might?
  • classic or classical?
  • the language of emails
  • politeness
  • avoiding offensive language

Fourth Edition

Michael Swan

Fourth Edition

Michael Swan

Features

Now organized into two main parts for quicker, easier reference

  • Complete practical learner’s grammar
  • 28 sections cover all the grammar and usage that learners need to know, including:
    • the grammar of speech and formal writing
    • British-American differences
    • changes in English
    • questions of style and idiom
    • lists of learners’ most common mistakes
  • Guide to vocabulary problems
    • rules for word formation and spelling
    • a survey of high-priority vocabulary areas
    • an A-Z guide to over 250 common word problems

Fourth Edition

Michael Swan

Fourth Edition

Michael Swan

Description

Practical English Usage answers the questions that teachers and learners ask about English grammar and vocabulary, using clear corpus-informed explanations and examples.

More than 600 entries range across issues such as:


  • using tenses
  • the truth about conditionals
  • article problems
  • singular they
  • get as a passive auxiliary
  • bring or take?
  • can, could, may or might?
  • classic or classical?
  • the language of emails
  • politeness
  • avoiding offensive language

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