Chambers Language Builder

Front Cover
bookwayes, 2008 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 216 pages
Though it covers the grammar knowledge that young people need, this is far from a traditional, stuffy school grammar. Rather, information is presented in manageable, short explanations, backed by examples, activities and fun illustrations, all aimed at reinforcing the language points.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

What is word class?
3
Nouns
6
Types of noun
9
Verbs
13
Auxiliaries
16
Modals
24
Adjectives
31
Superlative adjectives
37
Forming words and phrases
77
Compounds
99
Collocation and phrases
106
Clauses
120
Sentences and sentence linking
143
Types of sentence
145
Linking sentences to make texts
152
Linking sentences logically
161

Adverbs
41
The position of adverbs
48
the grammatical classes
51
Determiners
63
Conjunctions
71
Language glossary
165
Answers to activities
181
Index
213
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information