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word order

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grammar: adjectives - order
grammar: adverbs - word order
grammar: fronting

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General English course books (adults)

Inside Out Student's Book Advanced book cover Inside Out Student's Book Advanced 
Ceri Jones   Tania Bastow   
Unit 2 Taste  Page 20   Fronting
Short analysis of some examples of fronting from the restaurant review reading text

Photocopiable resource books

Play Games with English Book 2 (1981-8) book cover Play Games with English Book 2 (1981-8) 
Colin Granger   John Plumb   
The word order game 2 page 36  Page 36 
Ss make sentenes from jumbled words and pictures. This activity tests a number of aspects of word order.

Grammar books with exercises

Developing Grammar in Context book cover Developing Grammar in Context 
Mark Nettle   Diana Hopkins   
13 Word order  Pages 73 - 77

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