Intermediate Spanish

A Grammar and Workbook

By Irene Wilkie, Carmen Arnaiz

© 2007 – Routledge

192 pages

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Paperback: 9780415355025
pub: 2007-07-18
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About the Book

This text is designed for learners who have achieved basic proficiency and wish to progress to more complex language. Each of the units combines concise grammar explanations with examples and exercises to help build confidence and fluency. Features include:

  • clear explanations of the similarities and differences in English and Spanish grammar
  • authentic language examples from a range of contemporary media
  • reading comprehensions at the end of each unit
  • full cross-referencing throughout
  • extra tips on language learning and learning specific grammar points.

Suitable for students learning with or without a teacher, Intermediate Spanish, together with Basic Spanish form a structured course in the essentials of Spanish grammar.

Table of Contents

1. Use of the Past Participle 2. The Passive 3. Imperatives 4. Infinitive Constructions 5. Present Subjunctive with Noun Clauses 6. Subjunctive in Time Expression 7. Subjunctive in Expressions of Doubt and Denial 8. Subjunctive with Expressions of Emotion 9. Subjunctive with Impersonal Expressions 10. Imperfect Subjunctive 11. Conditional Sentences 12. Perfect and Pluperfect Subjunctive 13. Subjunctive in Adverbial Clauses 14. Subjunctive in Relative Clauses 15. Por and Para

About the Series

Grammar Workbooks

These titles combine explanation with exercise work. The Basic Grammar Workbooks are for learners starting at elementary level. Intermediate Grammar Workbooks follow on from these and are for learners who have achieved basic proficiency and wish to progress to more complex language. Each combines clear, concise grammar explanations with communicatively oriented exercises to help build confidence and fluency.
Suitable for independent learners and students on taught courses, the Basic and Intermediate volumes together form a structured course of the essentials of each language's grammar.

All Grammar Workbooks are available as inspection copies.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
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FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / General
FOR026000
FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / Spanish
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LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / General
LAN006000
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Grammar & Punctuation