The Resource Understanding English

Understanding English

Label
Understanding English
Title
Understanding English
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1917-1967
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roberts, Paul
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE1111
LC item number
.R736
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • English language
  • Engels
Label
Understanding English
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Something to begin with -- Something about language -- Something about English -- Something about writing -- How we learn to speak -- How we learn to write-If we do -- Sounds and letters -- How do you spell ghoti? -- Something that ends with a period -- Grammarian's funeral -- Word classes in English -- Sentence patterns -- Expanding the patterns -- Immediate constituents and sentence modifiers -- Combining the patterns -- Intonation -- Punctuation-Laws and lawmakers -- Punctuating expanded and combined patterns -- Punctuating sentence modifiers -- Dots and dashes -- Speech communities -- Writing communities -- Split infinitives and such -- Slang and its relatives -- A lot of Latin and some Greek -- How to find fault with a dictionary -- How to say nothing in five hundred words -- Facts and fancy -- Finding the facts -- The difference between plagiarism and research
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
508 pages
Lccn
58005110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)316873
Label
Understanding English
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Something to begin with -- Something about language -- Something about English -- Something about writing -- How we learn to speak -- How we learn to write-If we do -- Sounds and letters -- How do you spell ghoti? -- Something that ends with a period -- Grammarian's funeral -- Word classes in English -- Sentence patterns -- Expanding the patterns -- Immediate constituents and sentence modifiers -- Combining the patterns -- Intonation -- Punctuation-Laws and lawmakers -- Punctuating expanded and combined patterns -- Punctuating sentence modifiers -- Dots and dashes -- Speech communities -- Writing communities -- Split infinitives and such -- Slang and its relatives -- A lot of Latin and some Greek -- How to find fault with a dictionary -- How to say nothing in five hundred words -- Facts and fancy -- Finding the facts -- The difference between plagiarism and research
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
508 pages
Lccn
58005110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)316873

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