The aim of this book is to provide a comprehensive resource for teachers to use in the tuition of advanced English language teaching, providing a scientific basis of the subject with an emphasis on the inseparable relationship between grammar and psychology. The author combines in this text the history and origins of English forms of speech with a detailed analysis of the language and its functions. The perfect book for advanced students of English language, this text is well deserving of a place in any linguistic collection and is sure to appeal to the discerning learner of the English language. Chapters comprised in this book include: General View of the English Language, Fundamental Principles upon which the Study of the Sentence is Based, The Sentence and its Elements, The Classifications of the Sentence, Inflection and Derivation, The Noun, The Pronoun, The Adjective, The Verb, et cetera. This text has been elected for modern republication due to its immense educational value, and is proudly republished here with a new introduction to the topic.
Excerpt from The English Language: Its Grammar, History, and Literature, With Chapters on Composition, Versification, Paraphrasing and Punctuation It is hoped that the book will also be useful in Colleges. Ladies' Seminaries, High Schools, Academies, Preparatory and Normal Schools, to candidates for teachers' examina tions and Civil Service examinations, and to all who wish for any reason to review the leading facts of the English Language and Literature. Only the most salient features of the language have been described, and minor details have been left for the teacher to fill in. The utmost clearness and simplicity have been the aim of the writer, and he has been obliged to sacrifice many interesting details to this aim. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
The English language its grammar and history With examination papers