Practice Makes Perfect: English Grammar for ESL Learners

  • 2h 1m
  • Ed Swick
  • McGraw-Hill
  • 2005

Continuing the success of the bestselling Practice Makes Perfect series, Practice Makes Perfect: English Grammar for ESL Learners features well-organized presentations, skill-building exercises, and a focus on practical conversational skills. Here you will find clear explanations accompanied by highlighted examples and boxed summaries of key points. You also get numerous exercises in a variety of formats, including fill-in-the-blank sentences and passages, translations, multiple-choice questions, sentence rewriting, and creative writing exercises. Answers to all questions are provided in the back of the book.

About the Author

Ed Swick has taught ESL for more than thirty years and has written numerous books on the subject.

In this Book

  • Nouns
  • Definite and Indefinite Articles
  • Adjectives
  • Personal Pronouns
  • Verbs
  • Auxiliary Verbs
  • Passive Voice
  • Subjunctive Mood
  • Adverbs
  • Contractions
  • Plurals
  • Punctuation
  • Infinitives and Gerunds
  • Relative Pronouns
  • Reflexive Pronouns
  • Possession
  • Possessive Pronouns
  • Prepositions
  • Capitalization
  • Comparative and Superlative Forms
  • Conjunctions
  • Interrogatives
  • Negation
  • Numbers
  • Some Important Contrasts