There is no set text for this course. Materials will be drawn from a range of sources (examples below) and provided by the module tutor during the semester. Students may wish to obtain copies of some of the books below for personal reference.
Greenbaum, S and Quirk, R (1990) A Student’s Grammar of the English Language, Harlow: Pearson Education Limited
Leech, G and Svartvik, J (2003), A Communicative Grammar of English, 3rd Edition, Harlow: Pearson Education Limited
Swan, Michael (2005), Practical English Usage, 3rd Edition, Oxford: Oxford University Press
Swan, Michael and Walter Catherine (1997), How English Works, Oxford: Oxford University Press
Van Gelderen, Elly (2002), An Introduction to the Grammar of English, Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company