A Student's Grammar of the English Language

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Longman, 1990 - Anglais (Langue) - Grammaire - 490 pages
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A Students Grammar of the English Language draws on the most recent research, including new findings not only in grammar but also in the neighbouring fields of semantics, pragmatics and text linguistics. Discourse features are dealt with throughout, as well as being the theme of a major chapter entitled form 'sentence to text' The authors are careful to point out those features of grammar which distinguish spoken from written, formal from informal, and British form American English.

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Contents

The English language
1
A general framework
11
Verbs and auxiliaries
24
Copyright

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