"An invaluable resource for teachers and students of A Level English Language and English Language and Literature, encouraging the move on from mere 'feature spotting' responses to texts." John Shuttleworth, Chief Examiner English Language A Level"
*Clear demonstration of how language structures link together, description of features and usage and cautions against easy mistakes. *Includes new sections on ethnic variation and electronic communications and analyses of grammar in whole texts to reflect the modern world realistically *Updated to reflect developments in terminology following the National Curriculum and Key Stage 3 framework. *Lively writing style, grammatical examples from a rich range of sources and humorous illustrations.