Phrases, Clauses, Sentences - For better reading and writing
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Phrases, Clauses, Sentences - For better reading and writing

Master these English grammar concepts to improve your English - ideal for test prep (IELTS & TOEFL) and formal English
4.7 (57 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
592 students enrolled
Created by Keehwan Kim
Last updated 5/2020
English
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This course includes
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 24 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • At the end of the course, students will be able to break apart large chunks of texts into smaller, and more understandable parts
  • This course will help with comprehending advanced level texts.
  • Students will be able to write more advanced and sophisticated sentences.
Requirements
  • Students will need to have basic awareness of parts of speech, such as nouns, verbs and adverbs.
  • This course may be challenging for beginners but the step by step approach to the curriculum should help the learners.
Description

This course is designed to help the learners' understanding and application of different phrases, clauses and sentences, which will ultimately help the learners with reading comprehension and writing. Below is a list of all the different concepts you will learn on this course.

  1. PHRASES - Prepositional, Infinitive, Gerund, Adjective, Participle, Noun, Verb, and Phrasal Verbs
  2. CLAUSES - Independent, Adverbial, Relative, and Noun
  3. SENTENCE - Simple, Compound, Complex, Compound-Complex

Learning these concepts is fundamental to writing more complex and sophisticated writing and being able to write better will also help you to comprehend similar texts.

If you have plans to take IELTS or TOEFL, this course is a MUST for you. This course can help you to comprehend and write in more formal English.

Course Structure

1. Lecture - There is a lecture which explains each concept

2. Quiz - Each lecture is followed by a quiz.

3. Exercise Resource - Learners can then download the exercises and have further practice to strengthen their understanding.

Who this course is for:
  • English as a foreign/second language learners who want to become better writers and understand complex texts more easily.
  • Other English learners who wish to brush upon their knowledge of phrases, clauses and sentences
Course content
Expand all 24 lectures 01:48:58
+ Module 1 - Phrases
10 lectures 41:48

This quiz will help you to understand the concepts introduced in the prepositional phrase lecture

Prepositional Phrase
8 questions
Complex Preposition
03:26

This quiz will help you to understand the concepts introduced in the complex prepositional phrase lecture

Complex Prepositional Phrase
6 questions
To-Infinitive Phrase 1
04:26
To-infinitive Phrase 2
02:36

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Infinitive Phrase
6 questions
Gerund Phrase
02:27

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Gerund Phrase
6 questions
Adjective Phrase
03:17

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Adjective Phrase
6 questions
Participle Phrase
04:03

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Participle Phrase
6 questions

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Noun Phrase
6 questions
Verb Phrase
06:25

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Verb Phrase
6 questions
Phrasal Verbs
05:43

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Phrasal Verb
6 questions
+ Moduel 2 Clauses
7 lectures 40:47
Independent Clauses
03:21

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Independent Clause
6 questions
Adverbial Clause 1
06:58
Adverbial Clause 2
05:44

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Adverbial Clause
6 questions
Noun Clause
05:43

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Noun Clause
5 questions
Relative Clause 1
08:03
Relative Clause 2
06:42

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Relative Clause
6 questions
Participle Clause
04:16
+ Module 3 - Sentences
4 lectures 14:48
Simple & Compound Sentence
04:28

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Simple Sentence
5 questions

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Compound Sentence
5 questions
Complex Sentence
03:14

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Complex Sentence
5 questions
Compound Complex Sentence
03:55

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Compound Complex Sentence
5 questions
Correlative Conjunction
03:11