Helps you put your English vocabulary and grammar skills together. This book shows you a variety of structure and how to combine them to make solid sentences. It features explanations, numerous realistic examples, and dozens of opportunities to practice.
"Practice Makes Perfect" helps you put your English vocabulary and grammar skills together! You may have all the vocabulary down pat and every grammar point nailed - but without the skill of knowing how to put these elements together, communicating in your second language would be nearly impossible. "Practice Makes Perfect: English Sentence Builders" picks up from where other grammar books leave off, showing you the variety of structures and how to combine them to make solid sentences. And like every "Practice Makes Perfect" title, these books feature crystal-clear explanations, numerous realistic examples, and dozens of opportunities to practice, practice, practice!
Introduction 1. Declarative Sentences and Word Order 2. Interrogative Sentences 3. Questions and Answers 4. Imperatives 5. Coordinating Correlative Conjunctions 6. Subordinating Conjunctions 7. Pronoun Types 8. Prepositions 9. Using Adjectives 10. Using Adverbs 11. Present and Past Participles 12. Using Infinitives 13. Using Gerunds 14. Idioms 15. Short Responses and Interjections 16. Antonyms and Contrasts 17. The Passive Voice 18. Letter Writing and E-mail 19. Phrasal Verbs 20. Let's Write!