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Best Grammar Books: The Ultimate List

Our list of some of the best Grammar books & series in recent years. Get inspired by one or more of the following books.

1. The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation: An Easy-to-Use Guide with Clear Rules, Real-World Examples, and Reproducible Quizzes (2014)

Best Grammar Books: The Ultimate ListThe Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation is a concise, entertaining workbook and guide to English grammar, punctuation, and usage. This user-friendly resource includes simple explanations of grammar, punctuation, and usage; scores of helpful examples; dozens of reproducible worksheets; and pre- and post-tests to help teach grammar to students of all ages. Appropriate for virtually any age range, this authoritative guide makes learning English grammar and usage simple and fun. This updated Eleventh Edition reflects the latest updates to English usage and grammar and…
Author(s): Jane Straus , Lester Kaufman , et al.

2. Understanding and Using English Grammar, Student book with Essential Online Resources – International Edition (2016)

Best Grammar Books: The Ultimate ListISBN: 9780134275253 is an International edition of Understanding and Using English Grammar Student Book with Essential Online Resources. New Essential Online Resources include Student Book audio, Student Book answer key, Grammar Coach videos, and self-assessments….
Author(s): Betty S Azar, Stacy A. Hagen

3. The Only Grammar Book You’ll Ever Need: A One-Stop Source for Every Writing Assignment (2003)

Best Grammar Books: The Ultimate ListThe Only Grammar Book You’ll Ever Need is the ideal resource for everyone who wants to produce writing that is clear, concise, and grammatically excellent. Whether you’re creating perfect professional documents, spectacular school papers, or effective personal letters, you’ll find this handbook indispensable. From word choice to punctuation to organization, English teacher Susan Thurman guides you through getting your thoughts on paper with polish. Using dozens of examples, The Only Grammar Book You’ll Ever Need provides guidelines for: –Understanding the parts of speech and elements of a sentence…
Author(s): Susan Thurman, Larry Shea

4. English Grammar in Use: A Self-study Reference and Practice Book for Intermediate Students of English – with Answers (2012)

Best Grammar Books: The Ultimate ListEnglish Grammar in Use with Answers, authored by Raymond Murphy, is the first choice for intermediate (B1-B2) learners and covers all the grammar required at this level. It is a self-study book with simple explanations and lots of practice exercises, and has helped millions of people around the world to communicate in English. It is also trusted by teachers and can be used as a supplementary text in classrooms….
Author(s): Raymond Murphy

5. Fundamentals of English Grammar with Essential Online Resources, 4e (4th Edition) (2017)

Best Grammar Books: The Ultimate ListThe world's most trusted grammar source for clear, direct, and comprehensive instruction, the – including Fundamentals of English Grammar  for lower-intermediate and intermediate English language learners – blends grammar instruction with communicative methods. Grammar is the springboard for developing all language skills: speaking, listening, reading, and writing. With clear, user-friendly charts and engaging, interactive practice, it's easy to see why this classic series remains the top-selling text in its…
Author(s): Betty S Azar, Stacy A. Hagen

6. Focus on Grammar 3 with Essential Online Resources (5th Edition) (2016)

Best Grammar Books: The Ultimate ListBuilding on the success of previous editions, , Fifth Edition continues to leverage its successful four-step approach that lets learners move from comprehension to communication within a clear and consistent structure. Centered on thematic instruction, combines comprehensive grammar coverage with abundant practice, critical thinking skills, and ongoing assessment, helping students communicate confidently, accurately, and fluently in everyday situations. The Fifth Edition continues to incorporate the findings of corpus linguistics in grammar notes, charts, and practice activities, while never losing sight of what is pedagogically…
Author(s): Marjorie Fuchs, Margaret Bonner, et al.

7. Painless Grammar (Barron’s Painless) (2016)

Best Grammar Books: The Ultimate ListCombines instruction in sentence structure with examination of amusing expressions, and gives tips on email communication, editing a school paper, and more. Titles in Barron’s extensive Painless Series cover a wide range of subjects, as they are taught at middle school and high school levels. Perfect for supporting Common Core Standards, these books are written for students who find the subjects somewhat confusing, or just need a little extra help. Most of these books take a lighthearted, humorous approach to their subjects, and offer fun exercises…
Author(s): Elliott Ph.D., Rebecca

8. Perfect English Grammar: The Indispensable Guide to Excellent Writing and Speaking (2016)

Best Grammar Books: The Ultimate ListLanguage learners of all levels can turn to this easy-to-navigate grammar guide again and again for quick and authoritative information. From conjugating verbs to crafting sentences to developing your own style, Grant Barrett provides you with the tools and motivation to improve the way you communicate. Perfect English Grammar helps you clearly say what you want to say―and the best way to say it. Whether you’re a busy professional or on the job hunt, Perfect English Grammar makes it easier than ever to improve your grasp of grammar….
Author(s): Grant Barrett

9. Understanding and Using English Grammar with Essential Online Resources (5th Edition) (2016)

Best Grammar Books: The Ultimate ListFor nearly forty years, has been the go-to grammar resource for students and teachers alike. Its time-tested approach blends direct grammar instruction with carefully sequenced practice to develop all language skills. (access code provided in the book)…
Author(s): Betty S Azar, Stacy A. Hagen

10. The English Grammar Workbook for Grades 6, 7, and 8: 125+ Simple Exercises to Improve Grammar, Punctuation, and Word Usage (2018)

Best Grammar Books: The Ultimate ListTeach and reinforce grammatical skills with over 125 simple exercises in The English Grammar Workbook for Grades 6, 7, and 8.Grammar is an essential part of the sixth, seventh, and eighth grade curriculum. With The English Grammar Workbook for Grades 6, 7, and 8 students will build a strong foundation for understanding the concepts of grammar and using them effectively when reading, writing, or speaking.The English Grammar Workbook for Grades 6, 7, and 8 offers students the flexibility to learn at their own pace while providing the structure they need to successfully retain essential grammar rules, such…
Author(s): Lauralee Moss

11. The Elements of Style, Fourth Edition (2019)

Best Grammar Books: The Ultimate ListYou know the authors' names. You recognize the title. You've probably used this book yourself. This is The Elements of Style, the classic style manual, now in a fourth edition. A new Foreword by Roger Angell reminds readers that the advice of Strunk & White is as valuable today as when it was first offered. This book's unique tone, wit and charm have conveyed the principles of English style to millions of readers. Use the fourth edition of “the little book” to make a big impact with writing….
Author(s): Strunk Jr., William , E. B. White, et al.

12. Basic English Grammar with Essential Online Resources, 4e (4th Edition) (2017)

Best Grammar Books: The Ultimate ListThe world's most trusted grammar source for clear, direct, and comprehensive instruction, the – including Basic English Grammar for beginning English language learners – blends grammar instruction with communicative methods. Grammar is the springboard for developing all language skills: speaking, listening, reading, and writing. With clear, user-friendly charts and engaging, interactive practice, it's easy to see why this classic series remains the top-selling text in its field year after year. New include Student Book audio, Student Book answer key,…
Author(s): Betty S Azar, Stacy A. Hagen

13. Understanding and Using English Grammar, 4th Edition (Book & Audio CD) (2009)

Best Grammar Books: The Ultimate ListA classic developmental skills text for intermediate to advanced students of English, Understanding and Using English Grammar is a comprehensive reference grammar as well as a stimulating and teachable classroom text.   While keeping the same basic approach and material as in earlier editions, the Fourth Edition more fully develops communicative and interactive language-learning activities. Some of the new features are:…
Author(s): Betty S. Azar, Stacy A. Hagen

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We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some grammar books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

A grammar of Mualang : an Ibanic language of western Kalimantan, Indonesia

Author(s): Johnny Tjia
Publisher: LOT, Year: ©2007, Size: 5 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1028010

Grammar for sentence combining : underpinning knowledge for adult literacy practitioners

Author(s): Maxine Burton
Publisher: NIACE, Year: [2012], Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1175009

Activating grammar multilevel

Author(s): Angela Gallagher, Fausto Galuzzi.
Publisher: Pearson Longman, Year: [2007], Size: 45 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1034092

Mongolian grammar

Author(s): D. Tserenpil, R. Kullmann.
Publisher: ADMON Co., Year: Ltd., Size: 29 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1032893

The Kafir language: comprising a sketch of its history; which includes a general classification of South African dialects, ethnographical and geographical: remarks upon its nature: and a grammar

Author(s): John Whittle Appleyard
Publisher: Printed for the Wesleyan Missionary Society, Year: l850, Size: 14 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1027906

Woe Is I: The Grammarphobe’s Guide to Better English in Plain English

Author(s): Patricia T. O’Conner
Publisher: Riverhead Books, Year: 5 Feb 2019, Size: 541 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 2325316

Sound and Grammar: A Neo-Sapirian Theory of Language

Author(s): Susan F. Schmerling
Publisher: Brill, Year: 2019, Size: 8 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2346031

The Syntax and Semantics of Noun Modifiers and the Theory of Universal Grammar: A Korean Perspective

Author(s): Min-Joo Kim
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2019, Size: 28 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2354657

Philosophical Presentations of Raising Children: The Grammar of Upbringing

Author(s): Naomi Hodgson, Stefan Ramaekers
Publisher: Springer International Publishing;Palgrave Macmillan, Year: 2019, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2354955

Please note that this booklist is not errorless. Some books are truly best-sellers according to Los Angeles Times, others are written by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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