Basic English Usage

Basic English Usage

Format: Paperback

An alphabetical guide to the most common problems of grammar and vocabulary.

  • ISBN: 978-0-19-431187-8
  • Pages: 288
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Dimensions: 216x138 mm

Key features

  • 370 short entries, arranged alphabetically, explaining problem points of grammar and vocabulary.
  • Simple explanations, written as far as possible in ordinary everyday English.
  • Numerous examples of correct usage and common mistakes.
  • Descriptions of formal and informal language.
  • A full index and cross-references between entries to help students find information quickly and easily.
  • British and American usage contrasted.