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Spanish grammar drills / Rogelio Alonso Vallecillos.
Third edition
Publication Information:
New York : McGraw-Hill, 2018.

Physical Description:
ix, 357 pages ; 28 cm
General Note:
Previous edition: 2012.

"Perfect for beginning and intermediate learners" --Cover.

"Review all essential grammar areas ; gain confidence in your Spanish grammar skills and practice with more than 200 exercises, plus online quizzes for easy review on-the-go" --Cover.
Preface -- Ser versus estar -- Present simple versus present continuous -- Articles -- Object pronouns -- Reflexive verbs -- Review 1 -- Imperfecto versus indefinido -- Possessives -- Pretérito perfecto -- "Wh-" questions -- Use of how -- Review 2 -- Pluscumaperfecto -- Adverbs of frequency and already, still, also, too, and yet --The future -- Infinitives and gerunds -- The conditional -- Review 3 -- The preposition A -- The subjunctive -- The imperative -- Conditional sentences -- Relative pronouns -- Review 4 -- There+To be = Haber -- Possibility: may, might, and could -- Expressing movement -- The impersonal -- The passive -- Review 5 -- Obligation: deber and tener que -- Other uses of deber and tener que -- Quantity -- Some-, any-, no-, and every- -- Review 6 -- comparatives and superlatives -- either, neither, so, and such -- Reason, result, and purpose -- Time -- Contrast -- Review 7 -- Final review -- Answer key.
If you want to be proficient in Spanish, you have to master its grammar. The best way to perfect your grammar skills is through drills, drills, and more drills. Covering all facets of Spanish grammar--from prepositions and pronouns to verbal forms and tenses--Spanish Grammar Drills helps you learn often-perplexing topics through hands-on experience.


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468.2421 ALO Book Adult General Collection

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Get on the Fast Track to Mastering the Spanish Grammar System!
Confident use of grammar is an essential foundation for learning Spanish. Spanish Grammar Drills will help you lay this foundation through clear explanations and rigorous practice. Your language skills will be strengthened as you become more fluent in your use of the correct tenses and verb forms.
Inside you will find:
*More than 200 exercises, covering all aspects of the Spanish grammar system *Numerous examples that demonstrate correct grammar usage *Review exercises to reinforce your understanding *An answer key to give you clear explanations of every concept
Spanish Grammar Drills is the bestselling source of practical advance that you can use either in conjunction with a course or as a self-learning tool. You'll become less intimidated by all aspects of grammar and, instead, more confident in your Spanish writing and speaking skills.
Topics include:
Reflexive verbs * Infinitives and gerunds * Possessive pronouns * Adverbs of frequency * Imperfecto versus indefinitido * Comparatives and superlatives * and more

Author Notes

Rogelio Alonso Vallecillos teaches Spanish at his own language academy and is the author of Practice Makes Perfect: Advanced Spanish Grammar .