688 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.57 in
April 27, 2005
Oxford University Press
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 019442099X
ISBN - 13: 9780194420990
About the Book
This unique reference guide addresses problem points in the language as encountered by learners and their teachers. It gives information and advice that is practical, clear, reliable, and easy to find. Most of the book is about grammar, but it also covers selected points of vocabulary, idiom, style, pronunciation, and spelling.
From the Publisher
The world's most trusted guide to problems in English - now in a new edition.
About the Author
Michael Swan is a writer specializing in English language teaching and reference materials. His interests include pedagogic grammar, mother-tongue influence in second language acquisition, and the relationship between applied linguistic theory and classroom language-teaching practice, and he
has published a number of articles on these topics. Michael has had extensive experience with adult learners and has worked with teachers in many countries. He is a Visiting Professor at St Mary's College, University of Surrey.