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Grammar Troublespots 2ND Edition an Editing Guide F

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Publisher Comments:

Grammar Troublespots, Second Edition, offers a modified version of the grammar editing section that is included in the successful Exploring Through Writing. This guide to the most problematic rules of grammar provides ESL students with a concise volume for avoiding grammar pitfalls in their writing. The text illustrates 21 of the errors most prevalent among students through self-diagnostic flowcharts, explanations, and exercises. In addition, the Second Edition includes new sections on modal verbs and idioms and features a redesigned text for more accessible rules.

Synopsis:

'Grammar Troublespots provides ESL students with a guide to avoiding grammar pitfalls in their writing.'

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 146) and index.

Table of Contents

Troublespot 1: Basic Sentence Structure; Troublespot 2: Connecting Sentences with Coordinating Conjunctions and Transitions; Troublespot 3: Combining Sentences with Subordinating Conjunctions; Troublespot 4: Punctuation; Troublespot 5: Verb Tenses: Tense and Time; Troublespot 6: Verb Tenses: Present-Future; Troublespot 7: Agreement; Troublespot 8: Verb Tenses: Past; Troublespot 9: Active and Passive; Troublespot 10: Modal Auxiliaries; Troublespot 11: Verb Forms; Troublespot 12: Nouns and Quantity Words; Troublespot 13: Articles; Troublespot 14: Pronouns and Reference; Troublespot 15: Adjectives and Adverbs; Troublespot 16: Infinitive, -ing, and Participle Forms; Troublespot 17: Prepositions and Phrasal Verbs; Troublespot 18: Relative Clauses; Troublespot 19: Conditions; Troublespot 20: Quoting and Citing Sources; Troublespot 21: Reporting and Paraphrasing

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312065188
Subtitle:
An Editing Guide for Students
Author:
Raimes, Ann
Publisher:
St Martins Press
Location:
Cambridge
Subject:
English
Subject:
English language
Subject:
English as a Second Language
Subject:
English language -- Grammar.
Edition Number:
2
Publication Date:
1992
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
ELT/ESL: intended for use in teaching English as a
Language:
eng
Illustrations:
14 line diagrams
Pages:
v, 170 p.
Dimensions:
9.25x6.54x9.25 in. .59 lbs.

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