Intermediate Dutch: A Grammar and Workbook

By Jenneke A. Oosterhoff

© 2009 – Routledge

216 pages

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About the Book

Intermediate Dutch is designed for learners who have achieved a basic proficiency and wish to refine their knowledge of grammatical structures.

This Workbook, along with its companion volume Basic Dutch, provides clear and concise summaries of the essential points of Dutch grammar as well as opportunities to practice using the structures of the language. Building on the lessons of Basic Dutch, each of the twenty-four units presents a grammatical topic with an introduction and overview, followed by contextualized exercises to reinforce learning.

Features include:

  • a clear accessible format
  • many useful language examples
  • abundant exercises with a full answer key
  • frequent references to English grammar
  • an appendix on irregular verbs
  • an index of grammatical keywords.

Suitable for independent learners and students on taught courses, Intermediate Dutch, together with its sister volume Basic Dutch, forms a structured course in the essentials of Dutch grammar.

Table of Contents

Selected Contents: Preface 1. Conjunctions 2. Conjunctional adverbs 3. Nouns 4. Adjectives 5. Possessives 6. Indefinite pronouns 7. The pronouns ‘zich’, ‘zelf’ and ‘elkaar’ 8. Demonstratives 9. Negatives 20. The passive 21. Infinitive constructions 23. Prepositions Appendix: Strong and irregular verbs. Answer Key. Index

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
FOR006000
FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / Dutch
LAN000000
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / General
LAN006000
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Grammar & Punctuation