English Grammar Boost: Hear and speak correct English! Fast!
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English Grammar Boost: Hear and speak correct English! Fast!

English Grammar Made Easy: Improve Your Speaking Skills
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Last updated 9/2018
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This course includes
  • 3 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • You will be able to use common English phrases.
  • You will know how to understand what someone is saying in English.
  • You will be able to talk to people in English.
  • You will be able to use new words in English.
Requirements
  • An intermediate level of English.
  • A course for those eager to better their English by listening, learning and speaking.
Description

English Grammar Boost is middle level course given by me, Anthony Barton, a native speaker and professor of education. I was born in England. I can help you master key phrases to make you sound more accurate when you speak English. I can help you understand what others are saying and help you speak better. The course includes: 

• 23 lectures on key phrases and concepts

• 207 test questions to help you listen and speak the phrases correctly

• lifetime access to further material as it is added to the course

Who this course is for:
  • You will learn to communicate in English well.
  • You will be able to hear and voice English words better.
Course content
Expand all 24 lectures 02:55:10
+ Introduction
2 lectures 13:47

To help you get off to a good start, a lesson on two useful phrases in English 'could work' and 'turn up' explaining what the phrases mean and how best to use them.

Preview 07:18

Here are some test questions to see if you grasped the main points of the introductory lecture.

Quiz on 'could work' and 'turn up'
3 questions

To keep the ball rolling, Barton explains two more phrases: 'cut off' and 'all in' and provides useful examples to help you put these phrases to work when speaking and writing English. At the end, you may take a quick quiz just to make sure you have grasped both ideas.

Preview 06:29

Here is a quick quiz to help you make sure you understand 'cut off' and 'all in'

Quiz on 'cut off' and 'all in'
3 questions
+ Useful sentences to say
4 lectures 31:51

This lecture about how to structure English sentences will make it easy for you to say what you want to say. When you have finished this lecture you will be able to make up sentences using the IF & THEN formula.

If and Then
07:17

This quick quiz will help you make sure you have grasped the If... then... sentence structure

Quiz on 'If...then...'
3 questions

This lecture describes the commonest and simplest sentence structure in the English language, and helps you understand the three components of the sentence.

Subject, Verb and Object
07:39

This quiz will help you check to make sure you understand the three components of the commonest sentence structure in the English language: Subject, Verb and Object.

Quiz on Subject, Verb and Object
3 questions

In this lecture you will learn to use two handy sentence structures when speaking English: Either...or & Neither... nor.

Either...or and Neither...nor
07:41

A few questions to test your knowledge of the sentence structures Either...or & Neither...nor

Quiz on Either...or & Neither...nor
3 questions

This lecture will assist you in deciding where in a sentence to pause while speaking, and where to put your commas when writing.

Use of Commas
09:14

This is a test to see if you understand what commas are for when speaking and writing  English.

Quiz about how to use commas
3 questions
+ Secrets to Help you Speak English Well
4 lectures 25:49

The use of the colon and the semi-colon to encourage the English speaker to pause and give the listener time to think.

Colon and Semi-Colon
06:47

A brief test to make sure you have grasped what the colon and the semi-colon are used for in English.

The use of the colon and semi-colon.
3 questions

After completing this lecture you will know how to identify adverbs and how to use adverbs to reveal what someone is like.

Adverbs
06:23

A few quick questions to test yourself on adverbs.

Test to help you grasp what adverbs are for.
3 questions

This lecture is a celebration of adjectives designed to help you make vivid conversation in English.

Adjectives
07:03

This test will help you grasp what adjectives are and why they are so common in English.

Test about Adjectives
3 questions

This lecture introduces the three commonest tenses used in English.

Verb Tenses
05:36

A quick test to see if you know past, present and future.

The three commonest tenses
3 questions
+ How to Make Up Interesting Sentences
5 lectures 35:14
Conjunctions
06:54

A short test to make sure you understand how conjunctions join things.

Questions about Conjunctions
3 questions

This lecture will help you understand three different ways to use ellipsis when speaking and writing English.

Ellipsis
08:05

Your knowledge of ellipsis is tested.

Three questions to help you grasp the use of the ellipsis in English.
3 questions

Some different forms of the present tense are described.

The Present Tense
06:09

This quick test will help remind you of the important uses of the present tense in English.

Questions about the Present Tense
3 questions

This lecture will assist you in grasping the correct use of the past tense when writing and speaking English.

The Past Tense
07:33

This little test will serve to sharpen your appreciation of the past tense in English.

Questions about the Past Tense
3 questions

A chance to master the use of 'will' and 'shall' to speak in the future tense in English.

The Future Tense
06:33

A quick test to help you master the future tense in everyday speech.

Testing Your Use of the Future Tense
3 questions
+ Wonderful things to Say in English Conversation
8 lectures 01:01:54

A lesson in how to make people laugh by saying over-the-top things in English.

Hyperbole
07:16
A test of your ability to say exciting things in English and make people laugh.
3 questions

A lesson in the correct use of pronouns.

Pronouns
08:08

A short test to help you identify common pronouns.

Can you spot the pronouns?
3 questions

This lesson will help you understand exclamations and show you how to use the exclamation mark.

Exclamations
07:38

A test of your ability to use the exclamation mark.

Can you spot the exclamations?
3 questions

This lecture will help you not to make mistakes when speaking English.

Malaprops
07:11

A chance to see if you can spot mistakes in English sentences.

Common Mistakes When Learning English
3 questions

After listening to this lecture you will know how to have a conversation with someone in English.

Conversation
08:43

A few questions to test your conversational powers.

Conversation test
3 questions

In learning to speak English, noun phrases can be useful.

Noun Phrases
08:11

It is useful to have a few noun phrases handy to bring your sentences alive.

Some questions about noun phrases
3 questions

After completing this lecture you will know how to change a verb into a noun in English.

Gerunds
08:02

This test will help you make sure you understand how to change a verb into a noun.

Three questions about changing verbs into nouns.
3 questions

This lecture is about speaking and writing questions correctly in English.

Questions
06:45

Three questions to test your knowledge of how to ask questions in English.

Some questions on questions.
3 questions
+ Bonus Lecture
1 lecture 06:35

This bonus lecture is about how to speak better English.

Bonus Lecture: How to Speak Better English
06:35