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Describing words

Anita Ganeri

Describing words

adjectives, adverbs, and prepositions

by Anita Ganeri

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Heinemann Library in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Parts of speech,
  • Grammar,
  • English language

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 32) and index.

    StatementAnita Ganeri ; [edited by Daniel Nunn, Rebecca Rissman, and Sian Smith ; illustrated by Joanna Hinton-Malivoire]
    SeriesGetting to grips with grammar
    ContributionsNunn, Daniel, Rissman, Rebecca, Smith, Sian, Hinton-Malivoire, Joanna
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1112 .G36 2012
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25220263M
    ISBN 109781432958053, 9781432958121
    LC Control Number2011014701

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