A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language
This is a bibliography page, concerning a work to which reference is made elsewhere in this guide.
- Quirk, Randolph, Greenbaum, Sidney, Leech, Geoffrey and Svartvik, Jan (1985), A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language, with an index by David Crystal, Harlow, Longman
- For more bibliographical information, see A Grammar of Contemporary English
This monumental work of scholarship underpins much of the teaching of grammar in AWE. The authors - the 'Gang of Four' at UCL - formed one of the great powerhouses by which knowledge progresses.