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I have want to improve my writing. Mastering grammar and spelling are building blocks of writing. Therefore I concentrate on grammar first. The books I use are: - Oxford A-Z of Grammar and Punctuation - Oxford Essential Writer's Reference - My Grammar and I

These books are very useful, but I am missing exercises. The grammar exercise books I found on Amazon the are of a lower level, and they seem not to have a solid structure like my books. Instead they are are littered with colours and pictures.

Can anyone recommend no-nonsense exercise books or websites that match with the books I use?

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You could have a look at the Longman's Grammar and Vocabulary for Cambridge Advanced and Proficiency. As an EFL teacher, I use it as a reference, and it has plenty of exercises (no pictures, I promise). You can get an idea here:


I take it you know about the Cambridge In Use series - they have an advanced version:


And Cambridge also do a Grammar, with exercises for CAE and Proficiency, which might be worth a look.


And to blow my own trumpet, you can find plenty of exercises for advanced learners on my own website, although they tend to follow my whims rather than any structure:


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