First English Grammar

  • AUTHORS: C. Blissett; K. Hallgarten
  • ISBN-13: 9780906717523 
  • 112 Pages  Paperback 
  • 2nd Edition
  • ©1986     Published
  • Level(s): Beginning | Low-intermediate (US)
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Overview

About The Product

With its short, clear explanations FIRST ENGLISH GRAMMAR remains the clearest grammar book for elementary and low-intermediate students. It is written and designed to present the basics in as accessible a form as possible. FIRST ENGLISH GRAMMAR shows students how easy the basics of English Grammar can be.

Features

  • FIRST ENGLISH GRAMMAR is ideal for students who need to understand and use the most important points of English Grammar.
  • The grammar is summarised in lists, tables, and diagrams.
  • FIRST ENGLISH GRAMMAR includes short and clear grammar explanations.

About the Contributor

AUTHORS
  • C. Blissett

  • K. Hallgarten

Table of Contents

1. Map of This Book
2. The Forms of the Verb
3. Full Verbs and Auxiliaries
4. Short and Full Forms
5. Present Simple
6. Present Continuous
7. Past Simple
8. Past Continuous
9. Irregular Verbs
10. Present Perfect
11. Present Perfect Continuous
12. Past Perfect
13. The Future
14. Present Simple or Present Continuous
15. Past Simple or Present Perfect
16. Passive
17. Conditions
18. Reported Speech
19. Imperative
20. The Verb (be)
21. The Verb (have)
22. The Verb (do)
23. The Verbs (do) and (make)
24. Modal Auxiliaries; Must
25. Can
26. Could
27. May
28. Might
29. Will, 'ill, Won't
30. Would
31. Shall
32. Should
33. Ought to
34. (have) to
35. 'll have to
36. (have) got to
37. (have) got
38. (be) used to, (get) used to
39. used to
40. Tags
41. Asking Questions...The Basic Pattern
42. Question Word Questions
43. Expressions with the ...ing Form
44. Expressions with the Infinitive
45. Phrasal Verbs
46. A, An
47. The
48. Countable and Uncountable Nouns
49. Plurals
50. Some, Any
51. Adjectives
52. Comparison of Adjectives
53. Adverbs
54. Personal Pronouns
55. Possessives; Reflexive Pronouns
56. They
57. It
58. One, Ones
59. There
60. This, That, These, Those
61. That, Who, Which
62. Prepositions
63. Conjunctions
64. Numbers
65. Time, Days, Months
66. Prefixes and Suffixes
67. Some Pronunciation Rules
68. Some Writing Rules
69. Basic Functions
70. Useful Phrases