Essentials of English Grammar and Composition is designed to meet the requirements of Secondary and Senior Secondary students. Its comprehensive coverage of grammar, vocabulary, reading and writing skills make it a useful handbook for ready reference. Readers can flexibly flip through the pages to access their specific problem areas. Salient Features ??? Designed to teach contemporary English. ??? Various elements of grammar presented in simple language. ??? Focus mainly on the essential aspects of functional grammar. ??? Easy-to-understand explanations and tips on usage. ??? Exhaustive practice and guidance on structures. ??? Emphasis on writing skills relevant for communicative purposes. ??? Writing skills include telegrams, notices, brochures, messages, report writing, picture composition, besides the traditional skills of writing paragraphs, essays, letters and stories.