English Grammar: A University Course

By: Angela Downing

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Language: English. Brand new Book. This best-selling comprehensive descriptive grammar forms a complete course, ideal for all students studying English Language, whether on a course or for self-study. Broadly based on Hallidayan systemic-functional grammar but also drawing on cognitive linguistics and discourse analysis, English Grammar is accessible, avoiding overly theoretical or technical explanations.Divided into 12 self-contained chapters based around language functions, each chapter is divided into units of class-length material. Key features include:Numerous authentic texts from a wide range of sources, both spoken and written, which exemplify the grammatical description.Clear chapter and module summaries enable efficient class preparation and student revision. Extensive exercises with a comprehensive answer key.This new edition has been thoroughly updated with new texts, a more user-friendly layout, more American English examples and a companion website, providing extra tasks, a glossary and a teachers` guide.This is the essential coursebook and reference work for all native and non-native students of English grammar on English language and linguistics courses. Printed Pages: 550

Title: English Grammar: A University Course

Author Name: Angela Downing

Categories: Grammar, India,

Edition: Third Edition

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/ Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

ISBN: 0415732689

ISBN 13: 9780415732680

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 1201939

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