3rd Edition

Dutch: A Comprehensive Grammar

ISBN 9781138658493
Published March 17, 2017 by Routledge
456 Pages

USD $79.95

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Book Description

Dutch: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference to modern Dutch grammar.

The volume is organized to promote a thorough understanding, and offers a stimulating analysis of the complexities of the language, while providing clear explanations. Throughout, the emphasis is on Dutch as used by present-day native-speakers. An extensive index and numbered paragraphs provide readers with easy access to the information they require.

Concentrating on the real patterns of use in Dutch through accessible descriptions of the language, Dutch: A Comprehensive Grammar is an essential reference source for the learner of Dutch.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Pronunciation  Chapter 2 Spelling  Chapter 3 Punctuation  Chapter 4 Cases  Chapter 5 Articles  Chapter 6 Demonstratives  Chapter 7 Nouns  Chapter 8 Pronouns  Chapter 9 Adjectives  Chapter 10 Adverbs  Chapter 11 Verbs  Chapter 12 Conjunctions  Chapter 13 Prepositions  Chapter 14 Numerals  Chapter 15 Er  Chapter 16 Negation

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Bruce Donaldson lectured in Dutch, German and Afrikaans in the (then) Department of German, Russian and Swedish Studies at the University of Melbourne from 1973 to 2004. He is now retired and lives in Australia.