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Intermediate Level

Approx. 17 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English, Vietnamese

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Intermediate Level

Approx. 17 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English, Vietnamese

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

Conjunctions and Punctuation

4 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 29 min), 3 readings, 6 quizzes
7 videos
Meet Your Teachers1m
Week 1 Introduction41s
Coordinate Conjunctions Lecture6m
Parallel Structure Lecture5m
Correlative Conjunctions Part 1 Lecture7m
Correlative Conjunctions Part 2 Lecture6m
3 readings
Conjunctions Practice40m
Parallel Structure Practice20m
Correlative Conjunctions Practice40m
4 practice exercises
Coordinate Conjunctions Practice Quiz6m
Parallel Structure Practice Quiz6m
Correlative Conjunctions Practice Quiz6m
Graded Quiz18m
Week
2

Week 2

5 hours to complete

Connectives and Punctuation

5 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 25 min), 4 readings, 6 quizzes
5 videos
Transitions: Meaning4m
Transitions: Punctuation and Placement6m
Prepositional Phrases6m
Avoiding Common Mistakes6m
4 readings
Transitions Practice40m
Transitions: Punctuation and Placement Practice40m
Prepositional Phrases Practice40m
Avoiding Common Mistakes Practice45m
5 practice exercises
Transition Meaning Practice Quiz6m
Transition Punctuation and Placement Practice Quiz6m
Prepositional Phrases Practice Quiz6m
Avoiding Common Mistakes Practice Quiz6m
Graded Quiz20m
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Subordinating Conjunctions and Punctuation

4 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 19 min), 3 readings, 5 quizzes
4 videos
Introduction to Adverb Clauses6m
Adverb Clauses: Punctuation and Use6m
Avoiding Common Mistakes5m
3 readings
Introduction to Adverb Clauses Practice20m
Adverb Clause Practice45m
Avoiding Common Mistakes Practice40m
4 practice exercises
Adverb Clauses Practice Quiz8m
Adverb Clause Practice Quiz6m
Avoiding Common Mistakes Practice Quiz8m
Graded Quiz20m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Reduced Adverb Clauses and Punctuation

4 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 26 min), 4 readings, 5 quizzes
5 videos
Introduction to Reduced Adverb Clauses5m
Adverbials Type 18m
Adverbials Type 26m
Adverbials Type 35m
4 readings
Adverbials Type 1 Practice40m
Adverbials Type 2 Practice20m
Adverbials Type 3 Practice40m
Learn More1m
4 practice exercises
Adverbials Type 1 Practice Quiz6m
Adverbials Type 2 Practice Quiz6m
Adverbials Type 3 Practice Quiz6m
Graded Quiz20m

About the Learn English: Advanced Grammar and Punctuation Specialization

This specialization follows our Learn English: Intermediate Grammar specialization and includes more advanced grammar concepts such as noun clauses and conditionals. You'll also learn how to blend verb tenses effectively and how to punctuate sentences correctly. This specialization is useful for non-native English speakers who want to improve their fluency or native speakers who want to improve their accuracy in using English for academic or professional purposes....
Learn English: Advanced Grammar and Punctuation

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