By: Swan, Michael
This unique reference guide addresses problem points in the language as encountered by learners and their teachers. It gives information and advice that is practical, clear, reliable, and easy to find. Most of the book is about grammar, but it also covers selected points of vocabulary, idioms, style, pronunciation, and spelling.
Over 600 concise, authoritative entries.
Explanations and examples based on current corpus research.
Entries on "kinds of English," covering standard English and dialects, correctness, spoken and written English, formality, and variation and change.
Title: Practical English Usage 3rd Edition
Edition: 3rd Edition
Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxford University Press: 1/May/2005
ISBN Number: 0194420981
ISBN Number 13: 9780194420983
Seller ID: 7615
Description: 688 Teachers describe Michael Swan's book on English language problems as 'indispensable'. 600+ A-Z entries explain common problems with clear, concise information. (ISBN: 9780194420983 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 7615)
Keywords: Learning English,