Doing Grammar has ratings and 13 reviews. Charles said: Absolutely essential for first year college students, and yes, ignore that voice in the back. Focusing on the idea that students learn grammar by actually “doing grammar,” he provides down-to-earth explanations about the composition of English. Using an engaging style, Max Morenberg uses modern linguistic theories to For the fifth edition, Doing Grammar retains its unique voice and.
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After reading it, I started listening much more carefully to how people put sentences together when they speak, to the point where I started to alienate people with my intense, linguistically-tinged stares.
This book is well worth owning. Morenberg literally makes grammar easy because he doesn’t plunge right into the jargon and platitudes “write clearly,” “don’t use passives” what if someone doesn’t know what a passive is?
Making Noun Causes, Gerunds, and Infinitives; 9. Using sentences from real life and tree diagrams, the text prepares students to be able to explain grammar.
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Now in its fifth edition, Doing Grammar includes up-to-date examples and features, while retaining its unique voice. A Linguistic Introduction Renato Oniga.
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Now in its fifth edition, Doing Grammar includes up-to-date examples and features, while retaining its unique voice.