Based on the acclaimed Grammar of Spoken and Written English, this corpus-based text provides advanced students with a detailed look at the elements of English grammar ¿ including, how, why, and when to use different structures.
Illustrates how different grammatical choices are made in speech and various writing genres.
Uses example sentences drawn from real texts and conversations.
Shows differences between British and American grammar.
Includes frequency information.
A companion Student Workbook makes theStudent Grammar of Spoken and Written English a practical classroom tool as well as an indispensable grammar reference.