A reference and grammar practice book containing clear, accessible grammar explanations with examples and extension in both Spanish and English. Basic rules, forms and examples are presented in a simple and accessible way before learners move on to further and more complex uses and forms of the same items, with numerous practice exercises. There are examples of everyday language throughout, to show grammar being used naturally, and these are paired with translations illustrating how the two languages coincide or differ.
Ease of use: Numerous cross-references highlight related grammatical points and En breve summaries enable you to see at a glance what you have studied.
The book also contains: a glossary of grammatical terms, Latin American variants of grammar rules and guidance on pronunciation and spelling.
It is an ideal for anyone learning Spanish and wants a comprehensive resource and extensive grammar practice. It is perfectly suited to accompany the Pasos range Coursebook 1 (9781473610682) or Course Pack 1 (9781473610750) and Coursebook 2 (9781444139273) or Course Pack 2 (9781444139242). It also complements any other Spanish language course.
Rosa Maria Martin is Director of the Language Learning Unit at Queen Mary and Westfield College and an experienced language teacher and adviser. Martyn Ellis is the Principal of Target Language Services and is a renowned specialist in language teaching and learning. Both are best-selling authors of several language-teaching series, including the 4-part schools Spanish course Aventura.