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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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21-30 of 37 results in Routledge Essential Grammars
  1. 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

  2. Portuguese: An Essential Grammar

    By Amelia P. Hutchinson, Janet Lloyd

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 31st 2004 by Routledge

  3. Spanish: An Essential Grammar

    By Peter T Bradley, Ian Mackenzie

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    Spanish: An Essential Grammar is a concise and user-friendly reference guide to the most important aspects of Spanish.It presents a fresh and accessible description of the language that combines traditional and function-based grammar. The book sets out the complexities of Spanish in short, readable...

    Published April 21st 2004 by Routledge

  4. Greek: An Essential Grammar of the Modern Language

    By David Holton, Peter Mackridge, Irene Philippaki-Warburton

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    Greek: An Essential Grammar of the Modern Language is a concise and user-friendly reference guide to the most important aspects of modern Greek.It presents a fresh and accessible description of the language in short, readable sections. Explanations are clear and supported by examples throughout.The...

    Published November 19th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Portuguese: An Essential Grammar

    2nd Edition

    By Amelia P. Hutchinson, Janet Lloyd

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    This new edition of Portuguese: An Essential Grammar is a practical reference guide to the most important aspects of modern Portuguese.It presents a fresh and accessible description of the language that combines traditional and function-based grammar. The book sets out the complexities of...

    Published August 27th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Dutch: An Essential Grammar

    8th Edition

    By W.Z. Shetter, William Z. Shetter, Inge Van der Cruysse-Van Antwerpen

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    Dutch: An Essential Grammar shows, step by step, how the language is constructed. It presents a lively and accessible description of the language using plenty of relevant examples. Particular attention is paid to areas of difficulty for English speakers. With a range of suporting exercises and...

    Published June 30th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Dutch: An Essential Grammar

    By William Z. Shetter

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    This Grammar shows, step by step, how the language is constructed. It presents a lively and accessible description of the language using plenty of relevant examples. This is the ideal first grammar for the Dutch learner....

    Published September 10th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Finnish: An Essential Grammar

    By Fred Karlsson

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    A reference guide to the most important aspects of Finnish as it is used by native speakers today, this is the ideal reference source both for those studying Finnish independently and in classroom situations....

    Published September 10th 2002 by Routledge

  9. English: An Essential Grammar

    By Gerald Nelson, Gerald Nelson

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    This clear guide to the grammar of modern English will help students read, speak and write English with greater confidence. Ideal for native speakers and learners alike, it begins with the basics, before progressing to more advanced topics.The Grammar focuses on both British and American usage,...

    Published April 11th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Hungarian: An Essential Grammar

    By Carol H. Rounds

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    This user-friendly guide to modern Hungarian clearly introduces the most important structures of this fascinating language. Suitable for beginning, intermediate and advanced students, it can be used by those studying independently or following a taught course. Topics include:* verbal prefixes*...

    Published July 11th 2001 by Routledge

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