Search Results: 'English usage'

Search

×
×
×
×
193 results for "English usage"
English Usage By Fevzi Karsili
eBook (ePub): $3.99
(4 Ratings)
English Usage tests with dynamic online class. Some topics are: 1. Give me the bill 2. Please, remind me 3. The audience went wild 4. Not the slightest idea 5. At the Airport 6. At the... More > Conference 7. At the Meeting 8. Admire his Achievement 9. This way and that 10. Late at the Office 11. Adjectives and Verbs 12. Latin Words 13. Infinitive vs. Gerund 14. Gerunds and Prepositions< Less
English Usage By Peter Beaven
Paperback: $35.00
Prints in 3-5 business days
This work grows out of a fruitless search to find a familiar English usage book still in print. That absence was one indication that some aspects of teaching English had fallen by the curricular... More > wayside, namely: grammar – the rules for generating correct sentences — and syntax — for creating sensible ones. The uncertain grounding in their native language was validated in a test of local business members. The experiment uncovered a yawning gulf in English usage competency favoring the educational generation over 50. As a remedy to that schooling deficit — and to prepare younger students for college admissions testing — this tutor’s guide to literacy presumes only grade school knowledge of the devious ways of English sentence structure and diction.< Less
English Grammar and Usage By Manjusha Nambiar
eBook (ePub): $2.99
(1 Ratings)
English is full of problems for a foreign learner. While some of these problem points are easy to explain, others cause difficulty even for the advanced students and learners. For example, how... More > exactly is the present perfect tense used? What are the differences between big, large and great, between come and go? Is unless the same as if not? This eBook is a guide to questions of this kind. It addresses close to 240 points which regularly cause problems for the foreign learner. Rules and guidelines are given, using as little linguistic terminology as possible.< Less
English Structure and Usage: Book 1, Structure By Peter Beaven
Paperback: $37.98
Prints in 3-5 business days
This book teaches the rules of grammar, syntax, and writing in a clear and systematic way. It also serves a workbook, with plenty of exercises to help students identify and remedy their weak points.... More > In the short term, this book will help middle and high school students perform better on standardized admissions tests, such as the SSAT and SAT. More importantly, it provides a strong foundation that will improve students’ communication skills throughout their lives. Book I, “Structure,” covers the different parts of speech and their roles in sentences. Students will learn how to diagram sentences, which will help them avoid common errors such as: writing sentence fragments; confusing the use of “I” and “me”; and using adjectives when adverbs are appropriate.< Less
IT Bilinguals & Language Usage By Fernando Fuster-Fabra
Paperback: $28.06
Prints in 3-5 business days
This book is designed for IT professionals who have a need to improve their bilingual daily use of English & Spanish
Wombley's Guide to Usage By William Walter
Paperback: $24.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
This book continues the material taught in "Gentleman Wombley's Grammar Notes" and contains material helpful in preparing for popular standardized tests for college entrance. There is an... More > answer key in the appendix for the chapter tests.< Less
Yellow Pages of the Czech Language: Grammar and Usage for Learners of Czech By Dominik Lukeš, Jitka Kauerová
eBook (PDF): $6.22
A complete grammar of the Czech language for English speaking students. Describes the grammatical system in detail for non-grammarians with a minimum of terminology. Stresses the importance of... More > communication and idioms. Also includes a 'trivia' section.< Less
Yellow Pages of the Czech Language: Grammar and Usage for Learners of Czech By Dominik Lukeš, Jitka Kauerová
Paperback: List Price: $32.67 $27.77 | You Save: 15%
Prints in 3-5 business days
A complete grammar of the Czech language for English speaking students. Describes the grammatical system in detail for non-grammarians with a minimum of terminology. Stresses the importance of... More > communication and idioms. Also includes a 'trivia' section.< Less
English Abusage By John Willard
Paperback: $35.00
Prints in 3-5 business days
These practice tests target abusage: the most common errors in English usage as defined by grammar — the rules for forming correct sentences — and by syntax — the conventions for... More > making sensible sentences. The exercises are intended to issue warnings of prose missteps, to aid in recognizing abusage and offer preventive practice, and to promote, with mastery of usage, a confident writer.< Less
Business English By Nancy Peace
Paperback: $29.40
Prints in 3-5 business days
For English 111 classes at Gwinnett Tech. A practical guide to everyday grammar usage with many practice exercises. This is an excellent book for technical school students whose future includes... More > business writing.< Less