The Oxford Dictionary of English Grammar / Edition 1

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Overview


This major new reference offers the general reader, student, and professional clear and immediate A-Z access to 1,000 grammatical terms and their meanings. All currently accepted terms are included, as well as traditional terms, more controversial newer terms, and terms belonging to linguistics. Each term is accompanied by a concise definition and detailed explanations, including examples of language in use and frequent quotations from existing texts.
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"This is a remarkable resource....The illustrative quotations are superb at facilitating understanding of complicated concepts....The book will be used often by teachers, students...writers, and of course, students of grammar."--Booklist

"It is a needed, welcome tool for students of the sophisticated science of language and its structure."--Wilson Library Bulletin

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A reference for professionals, students, or amateurs exploring the increasingly complex models for how the English language or in some cases, all languages work. Concisely defines over 1,000 terms including both modern and traditional grammars, linguistics, phonetics, and Chomskyan approaches. Includes many examples and frequent quotations of grammar texts. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR booknews.com
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780192800879
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publication date: 9/28/1998
  • Series: Oxford Paperback Reference Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 464
  • Product dimensions: 7.70 (w) x 5.10 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author


About the Editors: Edmund Weiner is co-editor of the OED, Second Edition, and author (with Andrew Delahunty) of the Oxford Guide to English Usage. Sylvia Chalker is the author of Current English Grammar, and a contributor to the Oxford Companion to the English Language.
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Table of Contents

Introduction; Organization; DICTIONARY; List of Words Cited; List of Figures; Figures.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 4, 2014

    i have found my other dictionary very difficult and depend

    On my hard cover i want this but am going to my used source for this i have found it difficult to do the same with any collection and i have many add bible to this there is nothing like a real paper book anything with maps is also impossible good hunting m.a.@sparta

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