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5,508 reviews

About the Course

Course 1: Grammar and Punctuation Do you need to review English grammar? Have you forgotten the grammar you once studied? If so, this course is perfect for you. The first course in this specialization is a refresher on some tools needed for good writing. It will help prepare you for the other courses. You will need about 10 hours to complete this first course. Writing is a skill and to learn a skill well, you need to practice. In this course, you will watch short video lectures and then practice and discuss what you have learned. Make sure you take good notes and use the peer discussions to ask questions. Then you'll be able to remember the rules you learn in this course when you start writing essays in the next course. After completing this course, you will be able to: - identify the correct verb tenses to use - use commas effectively - utilize several different sentence types - write more effectively in English Please note that the free version of this class gives you access to all of the instructional videos and handouts. The peer feedback and quizzes are only available in the paid version....

Top reviews


Jul 2, 2020

This course was very helpful. It refreshed my memories and made me go back to so many things I thought I would never remember. It helped my writing skills a lot to. A big thank you to the instructors.


Nov 5, 2020

The course was so fascinating and it deserves everybody's time and effort. I have really enjoyed it and will confidently recommend it to anyone who is looking for a course on grammar and punctuations.

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By Paula R

Jan 31, 2018

its not as advanced as I thought it will be, but I still learned a lot. Thankyou!

By zhuyutao

Jul 29, 2017

In this course, you can learn how to use a comma correctly. It's easy but useful.

By Devan

Jan 15, 2017

This is a good refresher course, but you will need much more practice afterwards.

By Zakeyah

Feb 16, 2016

I like this course. It was a little hard at first, but then I got the hang of it!

By Pooja H

Feb 4, 2016

it was really helpful , wish we get report on our submission .

thank you so much .

By Ahmad R C

Jun 17, 2020

This is a good course of learning tenses especially use of commma as punctuation

By ithrael

Mar 10, 2018

not bad, at last I understand how to use the punctuation and grammar in my easy.

By Natasha N

Mar 25, 2016

It's a good starter course if you are looking to review Grammar and Punctuation.

By Yunlong J

Mar 2, 2016

I'VE already finished this lesson. Frankly, it's simple and easy to understand.

By Pham N T A

Jan 17, 2016

It is really great course for me to recap all English lesson. Thank you so much

By 121967704101 g

May 2, 2021

The best course ever. I have found this very helpful on coursera.

Best regards!

By Md. O Z

Jun 22, 2020

This course is extremely useful to use punctuation correctly in essay writing.

By walid e

Nov 3, 2019

This one really good for people, they want to learn how to boost their writing

By phamthuylinh

Aug 30, 2016

Thank this course for helping me know clearly how to use puntuation correctly.

By Lizeth L

Mar 21, 2016

Me gusto mucho, a pesar de ser básico da muchos tips, para empezar a escribir.

By Mohammad S

Sep 8, 2020

Highly recomanded course for those who wants to learn english writing skills.

By Musa N

Apr 27, 2020

It was very helpful but I was waiting more than that. Definitely recommended!

By Hamed M

Jul 8, 2017

This course is a perfect course only for learning about English Punctuation.

By Delilah L

Nov 30, 2015

I learned a lot about grammar and punctuation, and I really liked this class.

By Dr. R P

Apr 3, 2022

It was really a nice course. I learnt new things. Thank you for this course.

By Can A T

Dec 23, 2020

I learn how I use correctly compound and complex sentences and punctuations.

By Luana J N F

Jul 7, 2020

The part in which we need to review peers assignments is not that efficient.

By Fiona Z

Dec 25, 2019

Good lessons for English beginners, but a little easy for all other students

By Silmara I V

Feb 7, 2016

Could have more exercises for the ones who still is saving up to pay for it.

By Deleted A

Oct 14, 2015

It was a great refresher course. It was quick and to the point.

Thanks a lot.