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Fundamentals of English Grammar Student Book, 5th Edition

Betty S. Azar
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Fundamentals of English Grammar Student Book, 5th Edition

By Betty S. Azar, Stacy A. Hagen
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Overview
Author
Betty S. Azar
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Edition
5th
ISBN
9780136534495
Published Date
10/10/2019
Pages
480
The Student Book is available with the Pearson Practice English app. 

Each chapter of the course covers a general topic in grammar. The chapters are divided into charts. Each chart covers one or more grammar points and is followed by comprehensive grammar practice.
  • Warm-up exercises provide a smooth entry into a grammar topic
  • Exercises vary from very controlled to more open-ended types
  • Grammar practice is embedded into reading, writing, listening, and speaking tasks
  • Large variety of exercise enables students to practice the same grammatical concepts in different ways
The app
The Pearson Practice English App allows students to access course resources such as additional practice, assessments, and course audio.
  • Access to Student Book audio
  • Animated grammar presentations
  • Learning checks
Series overview
The 5th edition has been extensively revised to keep pace with advances in theory and practice, particularly from cognitive science. Now more than ever, teachers will find an extensive range of presentations, activities, and tasks to meet the specific needs of their classes.
  • Pretests at the start of each chapter enable learners to check what they already know.
  • Updated grammar charts reflect current usage and highlight differences between written and spoken English.
  • A new chapter on article usage.
  • A variety of high-interest readings include reviews, articles on current topics, and blogs that focus on student success.
  • Additional incremental practice helps learners better grasp concepts, while thematic exercises and integrated tasks offer more contextualised language use.
  • Step-by-step writing activities are supported by writing tips and pre-writing and editing tasks.
  • Revised MyEnglishLab for a fully blended program.
Table of contents
  • Getting started
  • 1. Present Time
  • 2. Past Time
  • 3. Future Time
  • 4. Present Perfect and Past Perfect
  • 5. Asking Questions
  • 6. Nouns and Pronouns
  • 7. Modal Auxiliaries, the Imperative, Making Suggestions, Stating Preferences
  • 8. Connecting Ideas: Punctuation and Meaning
  • 9. Comparisons
  • 10. The Passive
  • 11. Count/Non-Count Nouns and Articles
  • 12. Adjective Clauses
  • 13. Gerunds and Infinitives
  • 14. Noun Clauses
  • Appendix: Supplementary Grammar Charts
  • Listening Script
  • Trivia answers