The English Tenses Practical Grammar Guide

The English Tenses Practical Grammar Guide Have you ever asked yourself why an English speaker can use two tenses to mean the same thing Or questioned why one sentence that fits the general rules can be seen as incorrect and another that seems

  • Title: The English Tenses Practical Grammar Guide
  • Author: PhilWilliams Bob Wright
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 429
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Have you ever asked yourself why an English speaker can use two tenses to mean the same thing Or questioned why one sentence that fits the general rules can be seen as incorrect and another that seems to break the rules is acceptable Find your answers in this book A comprehensive guide to the grammatical forms, rules and usage patterns of all 12 aspects of the EnglishHave you ever asked yourself why an English speaker can use two tenses to mean the same thing Or questioned why one sentence that fits the general rules can be seen as incorrect and another that seems to break the rules is acceptable Find your answers in this book A comprehensive guide to the grammatical forms, rules and usage patterns of all 12 aspects of the English language, The English Tenses Practical Grammar Guide is ideal as either an accompaniment to core texts or as a full self study guide For English learners of an intermediate level and above, this book introduces the reader to flexible uses of the English tenses, with simple, easy to follow explanations and colourful examples This guide explains the theory behind the grammar of the different aspects of English, as well as the many ways native English speakers adapt the rules It covers simple, continuous, perfect and perfect continuous forms in the past, present and future, explaining their uses for showing time, emphasis and other purposes Also covered are the specific applications of bare infinitives, participles and time clauses Phil Williams, tutor and author of the website English Lessons Brighton , takes the reader from the past, to present to future, in a friendly, readable style carefully comparing the tenses along the way The book offers valuable advice to guide students towards natural, and fluent, use of advanced English language It highlights confusing areas in grammar, and compares individual tenses directly, to show how the rules are applied and can sometimes change.

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    1. English has been the first foreign language I have learned and now I'm an English teacher, so I always find interesting and useful reading books about the different aspects of the English language.

    2. Just like his book Word Order in English Sentences, Phil Willaims created another helpful reference book concerning the English language. As in my review of his other book, this book would best serve stronger intermediate and advanced English learners or ESL and EFL teachers who are still a bit new to the field. Also, if the book was translated to the native language of the student, it could be a good resource for beginner and lower intermediate students.I would have to say the best part of the [...]

    3. I won a copy of the book from First Reads program.I have always thought that my grammar education was lacking as a native English speaker. Tenses were confusing when we started conjugating verbs in high school Spanish. With that in mind I entered this giveaway. The target audience for this book is ESL students i.e. not me! I feel like the tenses could have been explained in more detail for someone like me wanting to understand a present perfect continuous for its own sake, but that if I was a n [...]

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