English Grammar Today

An A–Z of Spoken and Written Grammar

Ronald Carter, Michael McCarthy, Geraldine Mark, and Anne O’Keeffe

Key features

Over 500 topics with clear and simple explanations

Thousands of real-life examples show how grammar is used

Important advice on how to use English in conversation

Useful information on spelling, punctuation and word formation

Based on the Cambridge English Corpus — a database of 1.5 billion words

About English Grammar Today

With extensive corpus research at its core, English Grammar Today is ideal for learners of English looking for clear explanations of natural written and spoken English.

Written by a team of leading experts in the field, this grammar reference provides hundreds of clear grammar explanations with authentic examples of the way in which the grammar is used in real-life situations, including standard and non-standard varieties of English.