Chambers Language Builder
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.
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What is word class?
Types of noun
Forming words and phrases
Collocation and phrases
Types of sentence
Linking sentences to make texts
Linking sentences logically
action Activity 11 Activity 9 adjective groups adverbial clause adverbs auxiliary beginning called changing language closed class co-ordinating conjunction Collocation comma complex sentence compound nouns compound sentence connectives crocodile Defining relative clauses degree adverbs determiner English example Fill football Form-based families gaps give happened hyphenated imperative infinitive irregular sentence Irregular verbs letters link sentences linker Linking noun groups look main clause main verb meaning-based family modals nanometre negative Non-defining relative clauses non-finite clause noun groups passive verb chain past tense person or thing Personal pronouns phrasal verbs plural prefixes prepositional phrases present tense proper noun Punctuation question tag refer back Reference chains relative pronoun remember report clause sentence linker simple sentence situation someone Standard and non-standard subordinate clause subordinating conjunctions suffix suffix means superlative talk tell thought Twit uncount nouns usually word class writing