French Grammar And Usage by Roger HawkinsFrench Grammar And Usage by Roger Hawkins

French Grammar And Usage

byRoger Hawkins, Richard TowellEditorRoger Hawkins

Paperback | March 26, 2010 | French

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Long trusted as the most comprehensive, up-to-date and user-friendly grammar available, French Grammar and Usage provides students and teachers with a complete guide to French as it is written and spoken today. It includes clear and concise descriptions of all the main grammatical aspects ofthe language, illustrated by numerous examples taken from contemporary French. Praised for its clear lay-out and lucid explanations, the new edition includes updated examples, enhanced cross-referencing and expanded explanations of the most difficult points of grammar.
Roger Hawkins is Professor of Language and Linguistics at the University of Essex. Richard Towell is Professor of French Applied Linguistics at the University of Salford and a past President of the Association of French Language Studies.
Title:French Grammar And UsageFormat:PaperbackDimensions:464 pages, 9.69 × 6.85 × 0.84 inPublished:March 26, 2010Publisher:Arnold (Medical)Language:French

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0340991240

ISBN - 13:9780340991244


Table of Contents

Guide for the userGlossary of key grammatical termsNounsDeterminersPersonal and impersonal pronounsAdjectivesNumbers, measurements, time and quantifiersVerb formsVerb constructionsVerb and participle agreementTenseThe subjunctive, modal verbs, exclamatives and imperativesThe infinitivePrepositionsQuestion formationRelative clausesNegationConjunctions and other linking constructions