Students completing the text and workbook will acquire: a knowledge of the sound system of contemporary English; an understanding of the formation of English words; a comprehension of the structure of both simple and complex sentence in English; a recognition of complexities in the expression of meaning; an understanding of the context and function of use upon the structure of the language; and an appreciation of the importance of linguistic knowledge to the teaching of English to first and second-language learners.
Laurel J. Brinton is Professor of English Language at the University of British Columbia.
Donna M. Brinton is Senior Lecturer in TESOL at the University of Southern California's Rossier School of Education.
The Linguistic Structure of Modern English is a revised edition of The Structure of Modern English by Laurel J. Brinton (2000).
Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing Co
Number of pages: 426
Weight: 830 g
Dimensions: 240 x 170 x 28 mm
Edition: 2nd Revised edition
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