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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....

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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 David G

Dec 1, 2016

Amazing class! Brushing up on grammar or learning for the first time.

By Vikram A M

Sep 4, 2016

every well explained. simple and to the point examples and exercises.

By Eleni S

Apr 22, 2016

Nice course! Excellent insight to the details that make a difference!

By Samprit S

Dec 8, 2015

A excellent course to review your weakness in Grammar and Punctuation

By Hân

Apr 3, 2022

This course is so helpful. Thanks a lot for letting me in, Coursera!

By Murhaf A

Sep 7, 2021

iit's so cool and now i really want to do the other courses you made

By Fides

Aug 21, 2021

This course was really helpful as a refresher on my English Grammar.

By Sidra A

Mar 1, 2021

Excellent!!! This course is the stepping stone for academic writing.


Nov 10, 2020

Excelente metodología, muy buenos profesores y grandiosos compañeros

By Fábio A d S

Sep 7, 2020

I liked it so much, great teachers and an excellent teaching method.

By Precious S

Aug 30, 2020

Challenged me and helped me to work on my weak points in writing

By Arjun V

Aug 13, 2020

Extremely useful and worth course to improve Grammer and Punctuation

By Ruba F

Jul 16, 2020

Amazing course. Very comprehensive and has good practice excercises.

By Emir U K

Jul 4, 2020

This course helped me a lot. I really thank you for this experience.

By Aiqin J

Jun 28, 2020

Lecturer has clear explanations to every grammar rules and exercise.

By kaoutar E k

Jun 13, 2020

I appreciate your efforts to make that coirse easier. Thanks so much


May 22, 2020

It´s a good course to enhance your grammar skills about punctuation.

By Deleted A

Jan 7, 2020

This course answered my all questions. All I need to do is practice.

By Rudolf S R W

Dec 10, 2018

Muy agradecido. Aprendí un montón. Thanks a lot. I've learned a lot.

By Ahmed M A H

Oct 7, 2018

It is really very useful course with good explanation and exercises.

By Vishal g

May 27, 2018

It's very good for's very useful and helpful for grammar.

By Sushil K

Oct 31, 2017

Very good course. Explains concepts in a very concise and clear way.

By Alfonso N C

Sep 7, 2017

A really good course. It shows you the typical problems in essays :)

By Asmaa M

Jul 20, 2017

I really learnt a lot of things from this course. It is very helpful

By Tejaswini V

Mar 15, 2016

This lesson was really helpful, even though I already know all that.