Understanding sentence structure : an introduction to English syntax /

"This book is for people who have never thought about syntax, and who don't know anything about grammar, but who want to learn. Assuming a blank slate on the part of the reader, the book treats English grammar as a product of the speaker's mind, and builds up student skills by explori...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator:Tortora, Christina author.
Imprint:Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, 2018.
Description:xix, 348 pages : charts, 26 cm.
Language:English
Series:Linguistics in the world
Linguistics in the world.
Subject:English language -- Syntax.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General.
English language -- Syntax.
Englisch.
Syntax.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11963125
Hidden Bibliographic Details
ISBN:9781118659489
1118659481
9781118659946
1118659945
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary:"This book is for people who have never thought about syntax, and who don't know anything about grammar, but who want to learn. Assuming a blank slate on the part of the reader, the book treats English grammar as a product of the speaker's mind, and builds up student skills by exploring phrases and sentences with more and more complexity, as the chapters proceed"--
Other form:Online version: Tortora, Christina author. Understanding sentence structure 1 Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, 2018 9781118659748