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English

Subtitles: English, Vietnamese, Portuguese (Brazilian)

Learner Career Outcomes

50%

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17%

got a pay increase or promotion

Shareable Certificate

Earn a Certificate upon completion

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Intermediate Level

Approx. 15 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English, Vietnamese, Portuguese (Brazilian)

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

Noun Clauses

4 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 31 min), 4 readings, 7 quizzes
7 videos
Meet Your Teachers48s
Week 1 Introduction34s
Introduction to Noun Clauses6m
Noun Clauses with Question Words7m
Noun Clauses with "If" and "Whether"7m
Noun Clauses with "That"5m
4 readings
Introduction to Noun Clauses Practice20m
Noun Clauses with Question Words Practice20m
Noun Clauses with "If" and "Whether" Practice20m
Noun Clauses with "That" Practice30m
5 practice exercises
Introduction to Noun Clauses Practice8m
Noun Clauses with Question Words Practice Quiz8m
Noun Clauses with "If" and "Whether" Practice Quiz8m
Noun Clauses with "That" Practice Quiz8m
Graded Quiz20m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

More Noun Clauses

3 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 37 min), 3 readings, 5 quizzes
8 videos
Reported Speech Part 16m
Reported Speech Part 27m
Reducing Noun Clauses to Infinitives Part 13m
Reducing Noun Clauses to Infinitives Part 24m
Reducing Noun Clauses to Infinitives Part 33m
Reducing Noun Clauses to Gerunds Part 15m
Reducing Noun Clauses to Gerunds Part 25m
3 readings
Reported Speech Practice20m
Reducing Noun Clauses to Infinitives Practice20m
Reducing Noun Clauses to Gerunds Practice20m
4 practice exercises
Reported Speech Practice Quiz8m
Reducing Noun Clauses to Infinitives Practice Quiz8m
Reducing Noun Clauses to Gerunds Practice Quiz8m
Graded Quiz20m
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

"Ever" Words and Conditionals

4 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 39 min), 4 readings, 6 quizzes
7 videos
"Ever" Words7m
Real Conditionals in the Present and Future6m
Real Conditionals Review2m
Other Ways to Express Condition Part 16m
Other Ways to Express Condition Part 27m
Wishes8m
4 readings
"Ever" Words Practice30m
Real Conditionals in the Present and Future Practice20m
Other Conditionals Practice20m
Wishes Practice20m
5 practice exercises
"Ever" Words Practice Quiz8m
Real Conditionals in the Present or Future Practice8m
Other Conditionals Practice Quiz8m
Wishes Practice Quiz8m
Graded Quiz20m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

More Conditionals

4 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 22 min), 5 readings, 6 quizzes
5 videos
Unreal in the Present6m
Unreal in the Past4m
Mixed Conditionals5m
Omitting If3m
5 readings
Unreal in the Present Practice20m
Unreal in the Past Practice20m
Mixed Conditionals Practice30m
Omitting "If" Practice20m
Learn More10m
5 practice exercises
Unreal in the Present Practice Quiz8m
Unreal in the Past Practice Quiz8m
Mixed Conditionals Practice Quiz8m
Omitting "If" Practice Quiz8m
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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