Doing Grammar has ratings and 13 reviews. Charles said: Absolutely essential for first year college students, and yes, ignore that voice in the back. Focusing on the idea that students learn grammar by actually “doing grammar,” he provides down-to-earth explanations about the composition of English. Using an engaging style, Max Morenberg uses modern linguistic theories to For the fifth edition, Doing Grammar retains its unique voice and.
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He starts with verbs and slowly builds up to complex clausal transformations.
Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over morfnberg million reviews. Morenberg gets major points for writing a book about grammar that you don’t need a doctorate in syntax to understand. Morenberg literally makes grammar easy because he doesn’t plunge right into the jargon and platitudes “write clearly,” “don’t use passives” what if someone doesn’t know what a passive is?
Using strong visuals and an engaging style, Max Morenberg builds upon traditional frameworks with modern linguistic theories and provides accessible explanations for the composition of sentences.
Doing Grammar by Max Morenberg
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The author employs insights from contemporary linguistic theories and builds them into a coherent system firmly rooted in traditional models. If you are uncomfortable with grammatical terms, jargon, and the like, seriously read this book.
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grammqr The author employs insights from contemporary linguistic theories and builds them into a coherent system firmly rooted in traditional Using real-life sentences as examples and exercises, the morenbetg clarifies the study of grammar without oversimplifying the concepts. Doing Grammar Max Morenberg No preview available – This was helpful for the art of grammar, though it could be confusing at times. Adding Modifiers to Sentences; This new edition offers expanded coverage of parts of speech, using both traditional and descriptive explanations to provide definitions of nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, and prepositions.
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