English Grammar: Adapted to the Different Classes of Learners

English Grammar: Adapted to the Different Classes of Learners

by Lindley Murray

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ISBN-13: 9781108067966
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 01/02/2014
Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Linguistics
Edition description: Reissue
Pages: 354
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; Part I. Orthography: 1. Of letters; 2. Of syllables, and the rules for arranging them; 3. Of words in general, and the rules for spelling them; Part II. Etymology: 1. A general view of the parts of speech; 2. Of the articles; 3. Of substantives; 4. Of adjectives; 5. Of pronouns; 6. Of verbs; 7. Of adverbs; 8. Of prepositions; 9. Of conjunctions; 10. Of interjections; 11. Of derivation; Part III. Syntax: 1. Of the syntax of the article; 2. Of the syntax of the noun; 3. Of the syntax of the pronoun; 4. Of the syntax of the adjective; 5. Of the syntax of the verb; 6. Of the syntax of the participle; 7. Of the rules respecting adverbs; 8. Of the syntax of prepositions; 9. Of the syntax of conjunctions; 10. Of the syntax of interjections; 11. Of comparisons by the conjunction 'than' or 'as'; 12. Directions respecting the ellipsis; 13. General rule of syntax; 14. Directions for parsing; Part IV. Prosody: 1. Of pronunciation; 2. Of versification; Of Punctuation: 1. Of the comma; 2. Of the semicolon; 3. Of the colon; 4. Of the period; 5. Of the dash, etc.; Appendix.

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