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Title: Basic Polish: A Grammar and Workbook by Dana Bialec
Written By: Dana Bialec
Series Title: Routledge Grammars

BASIC POLISH: A Grammar and Workbook
Dana Bialec, Clarendon College, Nottingham,
Basic Polish presents concise explanations of grammar with related exercises to build confidence in using the modern language. Assuming no previous knowledge of Polish, its step-by-step approach guarantees the reader a thorough grounding in the basics of its grammar. Each of the forty units introduces a particular grammar point and provides a variety of exercises to enable the student to practice what they have learnt. Features include notes on the Polish alphabet, pronunciation and stress, a full answer key to all exercises and a Polish-English glossary. Routledge Grammars series.
Routledge January 2002 224 pp
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1. Noun Genders and Adjective Agreement
2. Nouns and Adjectives in the Plural
3. Plural of "Men" Nouns and Adjectives
4. Direct Object (Feminine and Neuter)
5. Verbs with Present tense -am, -a, -aja
6. Direct Object of Masculine Nouns (Accusative Case)
7. Prepositions Followed by Accusative Case
8. Direct Object (Singular) of Masculine "Alive" Nouns
9. Direct Object (Plural) of Masculine "Men" Nouns
10. Direct Object Pronouns: Prepositional Pronouns (Accusative)
11. Possession (Singular Nouns)
12. Possession (Plural Nouns); Whose
13. Genitive Case of Adjectives
14. Prepositions Followed by Genitive Case
15. Verbs with Genitive Case Object: Prepositional Pronouns (Genitive)
16. Verbs with Present tense -em, -e, -eja -edza
17. Cardinal Numbers 1 to 4
18 Numbers 5 to 20; Indefinite Numbers; uantities
19. Ordinal Numbers 1 to 20; Name; Age
20. uestions
21. Verbs Ending in -owac, -iwac, -awac, -ywac; Verb Aspects
22. Negation; Simple Conjunctions; There Is; Something
23. Indirect Object (Singular); Verbs with Present Tense -e, -y, -a
24. Indirect Object (Plrual); Dative Case Prepositions
25. More Verbs with Present Tense -e, -y, a
26. Dative Case of Pronouns
27. Pronoun sie; Verbs with Present Tense e, -y, -a
28. Instrumental Case (Nouns, Adjectives)
29. Other Uses of Instrumental Case
30. Prepositions Followed by Instrumental Case
31. Verbs with Two Imperfective Forms
32. Locative Case (Nouns, Prepositions)
33. Locative Case (Adjectives, Pronouns)
34. This, That, Such, What, Like, Which
35. My, You Etc., Own
36. Each, Every, All
37. Clock Time
38. Byg (Past, Future); Days
39. Months: Seasons; Time Expressions
40. Dual-Case Prepositions
Key to Exercises
Glossary of Technical Terms
Polish-English Vocabulary

Publication Year: 2002
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
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Linguistic Field(s): Language Documentation
Subject Language(s): Polish
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 0415224365
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 224
Prices: $75.00/GBP45.00

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 0415224373
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 224
Prices: $20.95/GBP12.99