Clearly presented, the second edition of the "Collins COBUILD English Grammar - Elementary" has been written for pre-intermediate to intermediate learners of English in order to provide them with a sound understanding of the basics of English grammar. The reference material is presented on the left-hand pages, with useful and challenging exercises on the right-hand pages, serving as reinforcement. Examples from the Bank of English have been used to illustrate the patterns shown, common phrases have been identified and highlighted, and additional help is offered for spelling and pronunciation. Hundreds of specially-drawn cartoons vividly illustrate the grammatical points being made. Logically organized and attractively presented, the book offers learners of English all the help they need when starting to study English Grammar.