Last Updated: Monday, February 08, 2021

Modern languages reference grammars

What is this?

​These reference grammars aim to help primary teachers brush up on the basic rules of the modern language(s) they teach in primary schools.

Who is this for?

​Primary practitioners teaching modern languages

How to use this learning and assessment resource to improve practice

The reference grammars complement the training/upskilling in modern languages for practitioners who are delivering language experiences in primary school.

Explore this learning and assessment resource

Grammars are available for French, German, Italian and Spanish.

Included are sections on the alphabet and pronunciation, verbs, nouns, articles, adjectives, adverbs, word order and language relating to dates, time, date, numbers and weather.


PDF file: French reference grammar (56KB)

PDF file: German reference grammar (141KB)

PDF file: Italian reference grammar (74KB)

PDF file: Spanish reference grammar (84KB)