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Author Swick, Edward.

Title English verb drills / Ed Swick.

Imprint Chicago, IL : McGraw-Hill, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Literacy Collection    428.24 SWI    Staff Reported Missing
Edition 1st ed.
Description v, 202 p. ; 28 cm.
Contents Verbs in the present and past tenses -- Auxiliaries of tense -- Linking and intransitive verbs -- Modal auxiliaries -- Complete and incomplete actions -- Questions and verbs -- Imperatives -- Negation and contractions -- Modifying verbs -- Using participles -- Verbals: infinitives and gerunds -- Subject-verb agreement -- Tenses, number, and clauses -- The verb get -- Verbs in relative clauses -- Reflexive verbs and reciprocal pronouns -- Passive voice and stative passive -- Passive voice and modals -- Subjunctive mood -- Functions of phrasal verbs -- Mastery check -- Appendix: Irregular verbs.
Summary "To master speaking and writing in English, you have to be comfortable using its verb system. Beyond the conjugation of regular and irregular verbs, you must know how to use these words correctly. 'English Verb Drills' will help you confidently use verbs through extensive exercises. Whether used as a textbook supplement in an ESL course or as a self-study text for learning and review, 'English Verb Drills' will simplify the complexities of this crucial area of your language studies" -- back cover.
Subject English language -- Verb -- Problems, exercises, etc.
English language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers.
ISBN 0071608702 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780071608701 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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