English Grammar in Use with Answers: A Self-Study Reference and Practice Book for Intermediate Students of English / Edition 4by Raymond Murphy
Pub. Date: 02/23/2012
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
English Grammar in Use is a self-study reference and practice book for intermediate-level learners (B1-B2), used by millions of people around the world. With clear examples and easy-to-follow exercises, it covers all the areas of grammar needed at this level. Now in full colour and with updated content, the fourth edition retains the simplicity, clarity and… See more details below
English Grammar in Use is a self-study reference and practice book for intermediate-level learners (B1-B2), used by millions of people around the world. With clear examples and easy-to-follow exercises, it covers all the areas of grammar needed at this level. Now in full colour and with updated content, the fourth edition retains the simplicity, clarity and ease-of-use that have made the book so popular with learners and teachers alike. Designed to be flexible, this edition is available both with and without answers, making it ideal for self-study, but also suitable for reinforcement work in the classroom. In addition, it is available with an access code for an interactive eBook, which has the same grammar explanations and exercises found in the printed book, plus other great features such as audio recordings of example sentences, interactive exercises, and options to bookmark, highlight and add notes.
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Table of ContentsPresent and past 1 Present continuous (I am doing) 2 Present simple (I do) 3 Present continuous and present simple (1) (I am doing and I do) 4 Present continuous and present simple (2) (I am doing and I do) 5 Past simple (I did) 6 Past continuous (I was doing) Present perfect and past 7 Present perfect (1) (I have done) 8 Present perfect (2) (I have done) 9 Present perfect continuous (I have been doing) 10 Present perfect continuous and simple (I have been doing and I have done) 11 How long have you (been) ...? 12 For and since
When ...? and How long ...? 13 Present perfect and past (1) (I have done and I did) 14 Present perfect and past (2) (I have done and I did) 15 Past perfect (I had done) 16 Past perfect continuous(I had been doing) 17 Have got and have 18 Used to (do) Future 19 Present tenses (I am doing / I do) for the future 20 (I'm) going to (do) 21 Will/shall (1) 22 Will/shall (2) 23 I will and I'm going to 24 Will be doing and will have done 25 When I do / When I've done
When and if Modals 26 Can, could and (be) able to 27 Could (do) and could have (done) 28 Must and can't 29 May and might (1) 30 May and might (2) 31 Have to and must 32 Must
needn't 33 Should (1) 34 Should (2) 35 Had better
It's time ... 36 Would 37 Can/Could/Would you ...? etc. (Requests, offers, permission and invitations) Conditionals and 'wish' 38 If I do ...
If I did ... 39 If I knew ...
I wish I knew ... 40 If I had known ...
I wish I'd known ... 41 Wish Passive 42 Passive (1) (is done / was done) 43 Passive (2) (be/been/being done) 44 Passive (3) 45 It is said that ... He is said to ... (be) supposed to 46 Have something done Reported speech 47 Reported speech (1)(He said that ...) 48 Reported speech (2) Questions and auxiliary verbs 49 Questions (1) 50 Questions (2) (Do you know where ...? / She asked me where ...) 51 Auxiliary verbs (have/do/can etc.)
I think so / I hope so etc. 52 Question tags (do you? isn't it? etc.) -ing and the infinitive 53 Verb + -ing (enjoy doing / stop doing etc.) 54 Verb + to ... (decide to do / forget to do etc.) 55 Verb (+ object) + to ... (I want to do / I want you to do) 56 Verb + -ing or to ... (1) (remember/regret etc.) 57 Verb + -ing or to ... (2) (try/need/help) 58 Verb + -ing or to ... (3) (like / would like etc.) 59 Prefer and would rather 60 Preposition (in/for/about etc.) + -ing 61 Be/get used to something (I'm used to ...) 62 Verb + preposition + -ing (succeed in -ing / accuse somebody of -ing etc.) 63 Expressions + -ing 64 To ..., for ..., and so that ... (purpose) 65 Adjective + to ... 66 To ... and preposition + -ing (afraid/interested/sorry) 67 See somebody do and see somebody doing 68 -ing clauses (Feeling tired, I went to bed early.) Articles and nouns 69 Countable and uncountable (1) 70 Countable and uncountable (2) 71 Countable nouns with a/an and some 72 A/an and the 73 The (1) 74 The (2) (School / the school) 75 The (3) (Children / the children) 76 The (4) (The giraffe / the telephone / the piano etc., the + adjective) 77 Names with and without the (1) 78 Names with and without the (2) 79 Singular and plural 80 Noun + noun (a tennis ball / a headache etc.) 81 -'s (your sister's name) and of ... (the name of the book) Pronouns and determiners 82 Myself/yourself/themselves etc. 83 A friend of mine
My own house
On my own / by myself 84 There ... and it ... 85 Some and any 86 No/none/any
Nothing/nobody 87 Much, many, little, few, a lot, plenty 88 All / all of
most / most of
no / none of etc. 89 Both / both of
neither / neither of
either / either of 90 All, every and whole 91 Each and every Relative clauses 92 Relative clauses (1): clauses with who/that/which 93 Relative clauses (2): clauses with or without who/that/which 94 Relative clauses (3): whose/whom/where 95 Relative clauses (4): extra information clauses 1 96 Relative clauses (5): extra information clauses 2 97 -ing and -ed clauses (the woman talking to Tom, the boy injured in the accident)
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