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ISBN-13: 978-0764179853 ISBN-10: 0764179853 Edition: 2nd

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  • The 501 most common English verbs conjugated in all tenses and moods
  • Principal parts listed for all 501 verbs
  • Auxiliary verbs--have, be, do--and their uses
  • Common examples of phrasal verbs
  • 550 problem verbs and their principal parts
  • Formation of the tenses
  • 501 Verb drills and exercises
  • Index to the verbs, including irregular forms

    A valuable quick-reference source for ESL students and all students of English grammar

    Plus bonus CD-ROM with practice exercises in verb conjugation and grammar review

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    Product Details

    • Series: 501 Verbs Series
    • Paperback: 672 pages
    • Publisher: Barron's Educational Series; 2 edition (January 1, 2007)
    • Language: English
    • ISBN-10: 0764179853
    • ISBN-13: 978-0764179853
    • Product Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 1.5 inches
    • Shipping Weight: 2.8 pounds
    • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)
    • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #537,676 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

    More About the Author

    Thomas R. Beyer Jr was born in 1947 in Brooklyn, New York where he attended Xaverian HS. he is a graduate of Georgetown University (1969) and the University of Kansas (1974). For the past 35 years he has been a Professor of Russian at Middlebury College in Vermont. He is the author of over a dozen books to learn Russian, several translations of the Russian writer Andrei Bely. Considered an expert on Russian writers in emigration in Germany and the United States, Professor Beyer has lectured extensively in Russia, Germany and the United States. For the past few years he has offered seminars on the works of Dan Brown designed to permit students and readers separate fact from fiction.

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    38 of 41 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on February 19, 2004
    Format: Paperback
    I purchased this book to review for our language school's ESL program. Though it is a useful tool in presenting all of the complexities of the English verb, as a practical tool for ESL students I cannot recommend it. It is needlessly complicated in its format. The book contains unusual and infrequent English verbs, such as "to cleave", "to yes" or "to be hemmed." It even provides two conjugations for "to hide," one meaning to conceal and one meaning to beat. However, this difference is noted only at the bottom of the page. These sorts of verbs permeate this book. It seems that English has plenty of high frequency verbs that make inclusion of so many bizarre and passive voice verbs unnecessary. This book bears little resemblance to its excellent cousins in the series: 501 French or Spanish verbs.
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    17 of 17 people found the following review helpful By Allen Norris on May 16, 2000
    Format: Paperback
    I learned French and Spanish using their equivalent... 501 French and 501 Spanish verbs....and now I buy this book and give it to new learners of English when I teach them. Gaining a command of English, or any language, depends first upon your mastery of the verbs as presented in such a book. Sure, no more information is conveyed about the structure of the various forms than could be conveyed with 50 verbs, but it is handly to have the extra verbs defined in a single reference.
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    23 of 26 people found the following review helpful By L. Platt on December 19, 2005
    Format: Paperback
    My friend bought this book to help teach English and not only has it got some very strange verb formations in it, but ones that are totally wrong! We're surprised it has made it into the shops in fact. For example, it contains the verb 'to stink' and as one of its formations lists 'to be stunk'. We are both English and we have never heard of this, so it's misleading to someone learning English. There is even 'I am deep frozen'! This seems unnecessary, as it would surely never be said? It is thorough, but unfortunately much of it is wrong and would teach a foreign person to speak very odd English.
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    7 of 7 people found the following review helpful By Adam Rosenbaum on July 25, 2005
    Format: Paperback
    I bought this book for my wife when she moved to the United States in the mid 1990s, and it quickly became a very useful reference for her in her ESL classes, and for me when I helped her with her assignments.

    Like the other books in the 501 series, every verb in the language cannot possibly be included small reference, but there are enough examples of common irregular verbs to cover most conjugation scenarios. In addition, the 501 verbs selected go a long way in terms of the vocabulary of day-to-day reading, writing, and speaking.

    The layout of each page is the same throughout the book, so you know exactly where to look for the conjugation of a specific tense. In addition, editors have made good use of white space so the content is easy on the eyes.

    I strongly recommend this book as a reference guide to anyone who is learning English, whether you're in school or trying to pick up the language on your own.
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    4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Doug McLaughlin on June 28, 2003
    Format: Paperback
    I bought this book for my girlfriend, who is Italian, to help her with English. Granted she already knew some English, but this book has greatly helped her with the verbs.
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    3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Phyllis J. Salsedo on July 20, 2001
    Format: Paperback
    Having been a bilingual or Spanish teacher for the past twenty plus years, at times I have needed a book just like this one! Unfortunately, a year ago, it was lost! I loved the book. Any time I quickly needed to check a conjugation or was playing a game and wanted to know the exact conjugation for my students, I found it in this text! It is definitely a *5* star resource for teachers!
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    2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Todd C. Poulton on February 3, 2010
    Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
    Having used 501 SPANISH Verbs and 501 GERMAN Verbs when studying those languages, I purchased 501 ENGLISH Verbs for the use of my interpreters here in Afghanistan. They all find it useful, but as with anything else, you get out of it what you put into it. My interpreter that uses it the most is learning a great deal, fast. He is almost a third way through the book, and has only had it to himself for a week now. I have helped him and the other interpreters with it, but it is so well put together they don't need my help very often.

    It is a great tool for someone that is willing to put a little time into it. I recommend it and any of the 501 Verbs books to anyone studying the appropriate language.
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    1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Barbara Coombs on June 5, 2013
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    I chose this book to purchase because I want to learn more about conjugation of verbs. I do a lot of writing and this will help me a lot in my writing.
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