Routledge Language Workbooks provide absolute beginners with practical
introductions to core areas of language study. Books in the series provide
comprehensive coverage of the area as well as a basis for further
investigation. Each Language Workbook guides the reader through the subject
using 'hands-on' language analysis, equipping them with the basic
analytical skills needed to handle a wide range of data. Written in a clear
and simple style, with all technical concepts fully explained, Language
Workbooks can be used for independent study or as part of a taught class.
*introduces the evidence for sentence structure and reveals its purpose
*is based on a problem-solving approach to language
*teaches the reader how to identify word classes, such as noun, preposition
*uses simple tree structures to analyse sentences
*contains numerous exercises to encourage practical skills of sentence analysis
*includes a database and exercises that compare the structure of English
with other languages
*The second edition has been revised and updated throughout.