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English Grammar

A University Course

Angela Downing, Philip Locke


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This award-winning grammar course book provides the basis for linguistic courses and projects on translation, contrastive linguistics, stylistics, reading and discourse studies. Accessible and reader-friendly throughout, key features include:

  • chapters divided into modules of class-length materials
  • each new concept clearly explained and highlighted
  • authentic texts from a wide range of sources, both spoken and written, to illustrate grammatical usage
  • clear chapter and module summaries enabling efficient class preparation and student revision.

Routledge, 9780415287876, 610pp.

Publication Date: January 20, 2006

About the Author

Angela Downing is Professor Emeritus in the Department of English Language and Linguistics (English Philology I) at the Universidad Complutense, Madrid. The late Philip Locke taught at the Institute of Modern Languages and Translation at the Universidad Complutense, Madrid.