Grammar in Context Basic / Edition 6 available in Paperback
The Sixth Edition of the best-selling Grammar in Context series, inspires learners through compelling stories, National Geographic images, and content, relevant to students' lives. Students learn more, remember more, and use language more effectively when they learn grammar in context.
About the Author
Sandra N. Elbaum was an ESL Instructor at Truman College, one of the City Colleges of Chicago, for thirty-six years. She has also taught in elementary and high schools, and in Mexico, Puerto Rico, the former Soviet Union, and Slovakia. Sandy is the author of the popular series Grammar in Context, now in its Fifth Edition. Sandy received her B.A. in Spanish and M.A. in Teaching English as a Second Language from the University of Illinois.
Table of Contents
1. Subject Pronouns; Be; Contractions; Singular and Plural; This/That/These/Those; Adjectives; Expressions with It 2. Possessive Nouns; Possessive Adjectives; Irregular Plural Forms; Be-Yes/No Questions and Short Answers; Be-Information Questions; Articles A/An 3. Imperatives; Let's; Object Pronouns 4. The Simple Present Tense; Frequency Words 5. Modal Verbs: Can, Should, Have To 6. Must and Have To; Noncount Nouns; Quantity Expressions 7. Prepositions; There is/There Are 8. The Present Continuous Tense; Time Expressions 9. The Future Tense with Be Going To; Expressions of Time in the Future 10. Comparatives; Superlatives 11. The Past Tense of Be; Regular Verbs in the Simple Past Tense; Irregular Verbs in the Past Tense; Time Expressions with the Past Tense 12. Verb Review: Simple Present Tense; Present Continuous Tense; Future Tense; Simple Past Tense; Modal Verbs: Can, Should, Must, Have To