IMPORTANT NEWS: Cambridge International Book Centre has joined forces with Heath Educational Books. You will now find our entire EFL and International Exams catalogue, along with 60,000 other resources with special bulk discounts for Schools, ready to buy at www.heathbooks.co.uk
Hide
British English

The Cambridge Dictionary of English Grammar

The Cambridge Dictionary of English Grammar ISBN: 9780521863193
British English

The Cambridge Dictionary of English Grammar

Author: Peters, Pam
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9780521863193
Publication Date: 2013
Level: B1+ Intermediate to C1 Advanced
Currency Converter

Quantity
The most up-to-date A-Z resource available for English grammar, this dictionary provides concise, practical definitions and explanations of hundreds of terms. Each term includes examples and cross references to related concepts. All the currently accepted terms of grammar are included, as well as older, traditional names, controversial new coinages, and items from the study of other languages. The dictionary pinpoints differences in the use of the same terminology, such as 'adjunct', 'complement....
[show more]
', 'verb phrase', as well as alternative terms used for much the same concept, such as 'noun phrase', 'nominal group'; 'agentless passive', 'short passive'. It provides a wealth of examples, as well as notes on the relative frequencies of grammatical alternatives, such as 'will' and 'shall'. It also draws attention to some of the differences between spoken and written English grammar.
[show less]

THE CAMBRIDGE DICTIONARY OF - components

British English

ISBN

English Grammar
9780521863193
POD9780521863193
Linguistics 9780521747455POD9780521747455
POD = Print on Demand - no stock - will take 2 weeks+ to supply
Mouseover / Tap titles with publisher reports for more detail (if available)