Modern Brazilian Portuguese Grammar : A Practical Guide Paperback
Part of the Modern Grammars series
Modern Brazilian Portuguese Grammar: A Practical Guide is an innovative reference guide to Brazilian Portuguese, combining traditional and function-based grammar in a single volume. The Grammar is divided into two parts. Part A covers traditional grammatical categories such as agreement, nouns, verbs and adjectives.
Part B is carefully organized around language functions covering all major communication situations such as establishing identity, making contact and expressing likes, dislikes and preferences. With a strong emphasis on contemporary usage, all grammar points and functions are richly illustrated with examples.
Building on the success of the first edition, this second edition also includes:* An introduction to the history and current status of Brazilian Portuguese* Notes for Spanish speakers pointing out the main grammatical differences between the two languages* Additional explanation and exemplification of areas of particular difficulty for learners. A combination of reference grammar and practical usage manual, Modern Brazilian Portuguese Grammar is the ideal source for learners of Brazilian Portuguese at all levels, from beginner to advanced.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 542 pages, 31 Tables, black and white
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 13/03/2017
- Category: Grammar & vocabulary
- ISBN: 9781138646896