Title, Manual of English Grammar and Composition. Author, J. C. Nesfield. Edition, revised. Publisher, Macmillan, Length, pages. Export Citation . John Collinson Nesfield (14 August – 28 June ) served in various roles as an educator in British India and was for some time curate of St Michael’s Church, Highgate, London. He wrote numerous books, of which his works on grammar were particularly Nesfield’s English Grammar: Past and Present was originally written for the. : Manual of English Grammar and Composition: Book is in fair condition. Obviously an old book that has had some wear and tear to the cover.
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It was eventually agreed that he had acted under the instructions of White, had done so at his own risk, and was providing a much-needed service. Certified BuyerBongaon. This is the most stupendous and supercalifragilisticexpialiodocious book I have ever read.
Latest updates on grammar and language usage make it handier for both high school and competitive examinations. Education was particularly poorly developed in the North-Western Provinces and in he nsefield the province’s Education Commission “what hope is there of reaching the heart or brain of a man who is educated at a cost of four rupees a year? Educational and Professional Books.
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Certified BuyerKolkata. Vrammar and Present was originally written for the market in colonial India. There had been investigations regarding whether many of the English and vernacular textbooks prescribed for use in schools of the North-Western Provinces had been contrived so as to provide him with a monopoly on publication.
He argued that social ranking was a matter of purity of blood, with the communities of pure Aryan and pure aboriginal stock at top and bottom respectively. Collins Pocket Dictionary And Grammar.
Manual of English Grammar and Composition
Issues of promotion were not the only thing about which Nesfield complained during his time in India. He joined the inspectorate there in the following year and in was passed over for promotion to become the province’s DPI when, as was not uncommon, the government determined to prefer Edmund White, who was a member of the Indian Civil Serviceto an educator.
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Views Read Edit View history. Yes, Very useful for this class student. It was later expanded to appeal to students in Britain as well, from young men preparing for various professional examinations to students in “Ladies’ Colleges”.
It has been 10 years when I got this book on my birthday as present when I was in 8th standardevery teacher used to recommend this book as reference grammar book. Add 3 Items to Cart. Caste designators, such as Jat and Rajputwere status-based titles to which any tribe that rose to social prominence could lay a claim, and which could be dismissed by their peers if they declined. Retrieved from ” https: In fact, it works as a compendium of Eng grammar.
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He eventually did achieve the promotion when White retired in August Book is useful when the key is provided. The debate about caste reflected x contemporary debate around topics such as scientific racism and the Aryan invasion theory. John Nesfield was born in and was the son of a cleric from WiltshireEngland.