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Oxford's new and definitive guide to grammar is written by a leading expert in the field and covers both British and American English. Its impressive coverage ranges from the very basic to the most complex aspects of grammar, all of which are explained clearly. An authoritative and engaging guide to what grammar is and how it can be used.…mehr

Produktbeschreibung
Oxford's new and definitive guide to grammar is written by a leading expert in the field and covers both British and American English. Its impressive coverage ranges from the very basic to the most complex aspects of grammar, all of which are explained clearly. An authoritative and engaging guide to what grammar is and how it can be used.
  • Produktdetails
  • Verlag: Oxford University Press
  • Erscheinungstermin: Februar 2011
  • Englisch
  • Abmessung: 223mm x 141mm x 32mm
  • Gewicht: 651g
  • ISBN-13: 9780199533190
  • ISBN-10: 0199533199
  • Artikelnr.: 30357750
Autorenporträt
Bas Aarts is Professor of English Linguistics and Director of the Survey of English Usage at University College London. His previous books include Small Clauses in English (1992); The Verb in Contemporary English, co-edited with Charles F. Meyer (1995); English Syntax and Argumentation (1997; 2001; 2008); Investigating Natural Language, co-authored with Gerald Nelson and Sean Wallis (2002); Fuzzy Grammar (2004) co-edited with David Denison, Evelien Keizer, and Gergana Popova (2004); The Handbook of English Linguistics, co-edited with April McMahon (2006); and Syntactic Gradience (2007). With David Denison and the late Richard Hogg he is a founding editor of the journal English Language and Linguistics.
Inhaltsangabe
Part I: The basics
1. An overview of English grammar
Part II: Form and function
2. Word structure and word formation
3. Word classes and simple phrases
4. Grammatical functions, semantic roles, and tree diagrams
Part III: Phrase and clause patterns
5. Complex phrases and coordination
6. Clause types and negation
7. Finite subordinate clauses
8. Non-finite and verbless subordinate clauses
Part IV: Grammar and meaning
9. Tense and aspect
10. Mood
11. Information structuring
Appendix 1: English irregular verbs
Appendix 2: The structure of the ICE-GB corpus
Notes and further reading
References
Index