This unique reference and practice grammar is based entirely on real spoken and written language. It analyses why people choose certain structures in situations and the effect of those choices on meaning, Exploring Grammar in Context upper intermediate and advanced: *provides 25 units focusing on key grammar areas for language teachers and students *actively engages the reader in discovering patterns of grammar use *offers an extensive, varied range of practice exercises to check understanding *is based on real life examples from the Cambridge International Corpus, a computerised database of contemporary spoken and written English *emphasises spoken English with examples from the Cambridge and Nottingham Corpus of Discourse English (CANCODE) *has a full answer key with detailed explanations, a useful glossary of grammar terms and a set of supporting grammar reference notes. Contents To the Student To the Teacher Introduction Part A Tenses in Context 1. Present perfect 2. Past perfect 3. Present continuous 4. Will or be going to? 5. Be+to and other tenses with future reference Part B Modals in context 6. Can and could 7. Will and would 8. May, might and must 9. Shall and should 10. Other modal forms Part C Choosing structures in context 11. If constructions 12. Wh-constructions 13. It, this, that 14. Passives and pseudo-passives 15. Position of adverbs Part D Around the noun in context 16. Articles:the 17. Articles 2: a/the/no article 18. Complex noun phrases 19. Prepositions Part E Exploring spoken grammar in context 20. Direct and indirect speech 21. Tails 22. Heads 23. Ellipsis 1: at the beginning of clauses 24. Ellipsis 2: later in the clause 25. Discourse markers Glossary Reference notes Key Index Printed Pages: 300. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: This unique reference and practice grammar is based entirely on real spoken and written language. It analyses why people choose certain structures in situations and the effect of those choices on meaning, exploring grammar in context upper intermediate an
Title: Exploring Grammar in Context: Grammar ...
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication Date: 2006
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