In a completely thoroughly edition of 'An A-Z of English Grammar and Usage' - an established favourite among teachers - Geoffrey leech and his colleagues provide teachers and learners of English with a unique reference grammar.
Accessible, easy-to-use, dictionary-like format.
Comprehensive coverage of English grammar in over 600 fully cross-referenced entries.
- common grammatical key words, such as 'more', 'what'', 'unless' 'can'.
- Main terms for talking about grammar, meaning and usage, such as 'indirect object', 'pronoun', 'tag question'.
- Extra language and communicative ehelp, such as 'greetings', 'introductions', 'punctuation', 'letter writing', e-mails'.
Simple and clear explanations, supported by real-life examples, diagrams, and entertaining new illustrations
Helpful notes on style, intonation, and British and American usage.