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Routledge Essential Grammars

Essential Grammars describe clearly and succinctly the core rules of each language and are up-to-date and practical reference guides to the most important aspects of languages used by contemporary native speakers. They are designed for elementary to intermediate learners and present an accessible description of the language, focusing on the real patterns of use today.

Essential Grammars are a reference source for the learner and user of the language, irrespective of level, setting out the complexities of the language in short, readable sections that are clear and free from jargon.

Essential Grammars are ideal either for independent study or for students in schools, colleges, universities and adult classes of all types.

All Essential Grammars are available as inspection copies.

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11-20 of 33 results in Routledge Essential Grammars
  1. Romanian: An Essential Grammar

    By Ramona Gönczöl

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    This book is suitable for independent and classroom learners, ideal for the beginner to intermediate student, and takes the reader through the essentials of the language explaining each concept clearly and providing many examples of contemporary Romanian usage. The book contains: a chapter on...

    Published September 6th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Dutch: An Essential Grammar

    9th Edition

    By William Z. Shetter, Esther Ham

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    Developed with the beginner in mind, this Grammar uses abundant examples and extensive cross-referencing to present the language in an engaging and accessible manner. Features include: core vocabulary for each unit a Dutch-English glossary three short stories further reading and resources....

    Published July 9th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Hindi: An Essential Grammar

    By Rama Kant Agnihotri

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    This text provides a reader-friendly guide to the structural patterns of modern standard Hindi. Ideal for both independent learners and classroom students alike, this book covers the essentials of Hindi grammar in readable, jargon-free sections. Key features include: sections on the speech...

    Published May 20th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Arabic: An Essential Grammar

    By Faruk Abu-Chacra

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    Arabic: An Essential Grammar is an up-to-date and practical reference guide to the most important aspects of the language. Suitable for beginners, as well as intermediate students, this book offers a strong foundation for learning the fundamental grammar and structure of Arabic. The...

    Published April 25th 2007 by Routledge

  5. German: An Essential Grammar

    By Bruce Donaldson

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    German: An Essential Grammar is a practical reference guide to the core structures and features of modern German. Presenting a fresh and accessible description of the language, this engaging grammar uses clear, jargon-free explanations and sets out the complexities of German in short, readable...

    Published October 17th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Chinese: An Essential Grammar

    2nd Edition

    By Po-Ching Yip, Don Rimmington

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 10th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Georgian

    A Learner's Grammar, 2nd Edition

    By George Hewitt

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    This second edition of Georgian: A Learner's Grammar is a completely revised and updated guide to the fascinating and most widely spoken language of the Caucasus. Presenting the language in the form of dialogues and reading passages, full attention is given to script reproduction and recognition,...

    Published June 22nd 2005 by Routledge

  8. Serbian: An Essential Grammar

    By Lila Hammond

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    Serbian: An Essential Grammar is an up-to-date and practical reference guide to the most important aspects of Serbian as used by contemporary native speakers of the language. Refreshingly jargon free, it presents an accessible description of the language, focusing on the real patterns of use today....

    Published May 26th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Modern Hebrew: An Essential Grammar

    3rd Edition

    By Lewis Glinert

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    This third edition of Modern Hebrew: An Essential Grammar is an up-to-date and practical reference guide to the most important aspects of modern Hebrew, as used by contemporary native speakers of the language. Presenting an accessible description of the language, this user-friendly text focuses on...

    Published March 20th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Czech: An Essential Grammar

    By James Naughton

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    Czech: An Essential Grammar is a practical reference guide to the core structures and features of modern Czech. Presenting a fresh and accessible description of the language, this engaging grammar uses clear, jargon-free explanations and sets out the complexities of Czech in short, readable...

    Published January 31st 2005 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Finnish: An Essential Grammar, 3rd Edition
    By Fred Karlsson
    To Be Published March 31st 2015

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