Peter Harvey Pearls of the English Language

ISBN 13: 9788461747122

Pearls of the English Language

0 valoración promedio
( 0 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9788461747122: Pearls of the English Language
Ver todas las copias de esta edición ISBN.
 
 
Reseña del editor:

Lavengro Books Pearls are concentrated units of concise information. Each Pearl contains a point about the English language in a short form (average about 75 words) that is easy to assimilate and remember. The Pearls contrast with and complement the detailed descriptions contained in A Guide to English Language Usage.

There’s always a place for a large, detailed reference book that covers everything you might possibly want to know about the English language. But there’s a place too for a small book that presents the basic points in a way that is short, simple and easy to remember. That is how Peter Harvey’s Pearls of the English Language differs from his A Guide to English Language Usage. Each of its short articles covers a specific point in a way that is intended to be striking and easy to remember. The book is deliberately made to be small, light and affordable.

How to write dates, when to double consonants, how to use ‘have’, verb tenses and forms, the use of capital letters, irregular plurals, the English names of chess pieces, ‘any-’ forms, rise and raise – these and many more tricky points of language usage are presented concisely and accurately.

Pearls of the English Language cannot include all the details and exceptions and it is not intended to do so. What it does, and does well, is give enough facts to jog a memory that can’t always remember all the basic information. It would also make an excellent last-minute revision tool before an exam, when basic knowledge has to be crammed into the memory.

The Pearls contrast with and complement the detailed descriptions contained in A Guide to English Language Usage, also by Peter Harvey.

Biografía del autor:

I have spent many happy years teaching English. I have worked in Germany, Zambia and Saudi Arabia, but I have spent most of my life teaching adults in Spain.

I enjoy explaining the English language to people who want to learn it and am pleased to reach a wider audience through my books.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Harvey, Peter
Publicado por Lavengro Books (2016)
ISBN 10: 8461747127 ISBN 13: 9788461747122
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: > 20
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Lavengro Books, 2016. PAP. Condición: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. del artículo: IQ-9788461747122

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 11,14
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,44
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Peter Harvey
ISBN 10: 8461747127 ISBN 13: 9788461747122
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: 5
Librería
ReadWhiz
(Portland, OR, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Condición: New. Nº de ref. del artículo: ria9788461747122_ing

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 16,91
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Peter Harvey
Publicado por Lavengro Books
ISBN 10: 8461747127 ISBN 13: 9788461747122
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: > 20
Librería
BuySomeBooks
(Las Vegas, NV, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Lavengro Books. Paperback. Condición: New. Alison Litherland Ilustrador. 82 pages. Dimensions: 7.8in. x 5.1in. x 0.2in.Lavengro Books Pearls are concentrated units of concise information. Each Pearl contains a point about the English language in a short form (average about75 words) that is easy to assimilate and remember. The Pearls contrast with and complement the detailed descriptions contained in A Guide to English Language Usage. Theres always a place for a large, detailed reference book that covers everything you might possibly want to know about the English language. But theres a place too for a small book that presents the basic points in a way that is short, simple and easy to remember. That is how Peter Harveys Pearls of the English Language differs from his A Guide to English Language Usage. Each of its short articles covers a specific point in a way that is intended to be striking and easy to remember. The book is deliberately made to be small, light and affordable. How to write dates, when to double consonants, how to use have, verb tenses and forms, the use of capital letters, irregular plurals, the English names of chess pieces, any- forms, rise and raise these and many more tricky points of language usage are presented concisely and accurately. Pearls of the English Language cannot include all the details and exceptions and it is not intended to do so. What it does, and does well, is give enough facts to jog a memory that cant always remember all the basic information. It would also make an excellent last-minute revision tool before an exam, when basic knowledge has to be crammed into the memory. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Nº de ref. del artículo: 9788461747122

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 18,13
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Harvey, Peter
Publicado por Lavengro Books (2016)
ISBN 10: 8461747127 ISBN 13: 9788461747122
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: > 20
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Lavengro Books, 2016. PAP. Condición: New. New Book. Delivered from our UK warehouse in 4 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. del artículo: IQ-9788461747122

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 11,28
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 10,31
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Peter Harvey
Publicado por Lavengro Books, United States (2016)
ISBN 10: 8461747127 ISBN 13: 9788461747122
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 10
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
The Book Depository EURO
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Lavengro Books, United States, 2016. Paperback. Condición: New. Alison LItherland Ilustrador. Language: N/A. Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. Nº de ref. del artículo: APC9788461747122

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 21,77
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,44
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío