Written primarily to help students of English as a Second Language improve their fluency and do well on standardized
tests such as the TOEFL and IELTS, the new edition of Master the Basics: English
- Covers fundamentals of English grammar
- Reviews parts of speech
- Analyzes all verb tenses
- Provides guidelines for basic English sentence patterns
- Summarizes rules for capitalization and punctuation in written English
Special topics include how to express numbers, days and dates, time, and weather. A Test Yourself section offers
many mini tests with answers. Review exercises with easy–to–reference answer keys included for each section.
This latest edition includes a new chapter that helps learners identify and avoid common mistakes in pronunciation,
punctuation, subject and object pronouns, adjectives, verbs and adverbs.