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Working with English grammar : an introduction

Author: Louise Cummings
Publisher: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2018. ©2018
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"This clear and concise introduction offers students of linguistics and English language a comprehensive overview of English grammar, including word structure, major and minor word classes, phrases, clauses, and sentences. Based on twenty years' teaching practice, Louise Cummings adopts a unique approach of using three real-world contexts - first language acquisition, language disorders, and non-standard dialects -  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Problems and exercises
Introduction
Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Named Person: Englisch
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Cummings
ISBN: 9781108415774 1108415776 9781108402071 1108402070
OCLC Number: 1041193288
Description: xviii, 372 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: The study of grammar --
Word structure --
Major word classes --
Minor word classes --
Phrases --
Clauses --
Sentences.
Responsibility: Louise Cummings, Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

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