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By Geoffrey Leech,Jan Svartvik

A Communicative Grammar of English has lengthy been proven as a grammar cutting edge in procedure, trustworthy in insurance, and transparent in its factors. This totally revised and redesigned 3rd variation offers up to date and obtainable support to academics, complex rookies and undergraduate scholars of English. half One seems to be on the method English grammar varies in numerous different types of English, reminiscent of ‘formal’ and ‘informal’, ‘spoken’ and ‘written’; half specializes in the makes use of of grammar instead of on grammatical constitution and half 3 presents a convenient alphabetically prepared consultant to English grammar. a brand new workbook, The Communicative Grammar of English Workbook additionally accompanies this edition.

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