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Lester, Mark

Overview
Works: 52 works in 280 publications in 3 languages and 7,103 library holdings
Genres: Textbooks  Handbooks and manuals  Self-instruction  Programmed instructional materials  Terms and phrases  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Actor, Editor
Classifications: PE1112, 428.24
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mark Lester
McGraw-Hill's essential ESL grammar : a handbook for intermediate and advanced ESL students by Mark Lester( Book )

10 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book covers more than the basics of English. The author has developed an innovative method to help you conquer tricky subjects such as articles, tense, verb complements, word order, and more
The McGraw-Hill handbook of English grammar and usage by Mark Lester( Book )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a practical guide to common English grammar, reviewing parts of speech, sentence structure, verb forms, and basic phrases while presenting tips on understanding mistakes and why they happen. Includes a glossary
McGraw-Hill's essential English irregular verbs by Mark Lester( )

11 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As an experienced student of English, you know the language can be a tricky one to learn thanks to its complex verb forms, like irregular verbs. Written by ESL guru Mark Lester--author of "Grammar and Usage in the Classroom"--This authoritative reference unravels the mystery of this verb form so you can take your English-language skills to the next level. For each entry, you'll get example sentences and conjugations, a complete listing of complements, the most important phrasal verb constructions, and common expressions--all in an easy-to-understand format. In no time you'll master irregular verbs and converse like a native English speaker!
Introductory transformational grammar of English by Mark Lester( Book )

32 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is an accurate, updated, and substantially revised presentation of transformational grammar for students with little or no background in linguistic theory. After finishing this book, the reader should be equipped to do the following: read and understand the applications of transformational grammar that appear in the language arts journals; evaluate and teach the commercial grammar programs now available in a thorough and professional way; modify and supplement existing language programs with confidence; use quite different types of reference works on English grammar, such as Jespersen's Essentials of English Grammar and Quirk, Greenbaum, Leech and Svartvik's A Grammar of Contemporary English; and, most important of all, look at nearly any English sentence with a fair amount of insight about how it is put together. - Publisher
Advanced English grammar for ESL learners by Mark Lester( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to advanced grammar for students of English as a second language, focusing on areas that are very complex and that are sources of persistent error, explaining each topic, and including exercises, example sentences, and an answer key
English grammar drills by Mark Lester( Book )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whether used as a textbook supplement in an ESL course or as a self-study text for learning and reviews, English Grammar Drills will simplify the complexities of this crucial are of your language studies. -- Back cover
A commonsense guide to grammar and usage by Larry Beason( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Commonsense Guide to Grammar and Usage" has one goal: to help you "get it" when it comes to grammar. This easy-to-use reference teaches you how to recognize, correct, and avoid the most common errors in grammar and usage, and this will help you improve your writing throughout college -- and life. -- From publisher's description
The big book of English verbs by Mark Lester( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive guide is your one-stop resource for learning English verbs. It includes 555 of the highest frequency verbs with conjugations and sample sentences. The Big Book of English Verbs also has a list of all complement types that are used by each verb, as well as all the common phrasal verb constructions that the verb can be used with in a sentence. The CD-ROM contains more than 200 interactive practice exercises, plus diagnostic and review tests to assess competency. --publisher
The McGraw-Hill Education handbook of English grammar and usage by Mark Lester( Book )

6 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reviews the rules of English grammar, covering such topics as verb forms, subject-verb agreement, punctuation, capitalization, parallelism, who versus whom, and etiquette for digital communication
English verb tenses up close by Mark Lester( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practice Makes Perfect: English Verb Tenses Up Close puts the spotlight on this tricky grammar trouble spot. It boasts plenty of opportunities for practicing your language skills, as well as extensive examples based on a conversational style that will keep you engaged
English articles and determiners up close by Mark Lester( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a non-native speaker of English, you may have trouble with determiners because, unlike true adjectives, the choice of which article, demonstrative, or quantifier to use is dependent on both the meaning and the grammatical form of the particular noun they modify. English Articles and Determiners Up Close helps you untangle this grammar puzzle with clear explanations of how they should be treated and used. And of course you will get hundreds of exercise opportunities to practice, practice, practice your new skills
Writer's choice : grammar and composition by William Strong( Book )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elementary level language arts textbook which develops good writing skills through exercises in reading, writing, and grammar
Writer's choice : composition and grammar by Jacqueline Jones Royster( Book )

17 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grammar in the classroom by Mark Lester( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grammar and usage in the classroom by Mark Lester( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now I get it : a commonsense guide to grammar and usage by Larry Beason( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glencoe writer's choice : grammar and composition( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State-adopted textbook, 2001-2007, Grade 7
English Grammar Drills; Second Edition by Mark Lester( )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With more than 150 exercises; numerous examples; and review exercises to reinforce your understanding; this practical book will help you become less intimidated by all aspects of grammar and; instead; more confident in your English writing and speaking skills. --
Writer's choice. composition and grammar( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With proven ways to get students engaged quickly, this text focuses on strategies that build confidence and motivate students to write more, not less
Essential strategies : integrating reading and writing by Dana C Elder( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
レスター, マーク

Languages
English (191)

Spanish (1)

Chinese (1)