English Grammar for visual learners - Countability

Much, many, few, little...etc - countability in English language
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  • Lectures 15
  • Length 34 mins
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 2/2016 English

Course Description

Hello,

This course is a visual help to memorize the usage of

  • much, many,
  • little, a little, few, a few,
  • a lot of, lots of, plenty of,
  • some and any

It also explains how to use countable and uncountable nouns in the plural, helps you to prepare for an English Language Exam, like TOEFL, Cambridge, IELTS...etc

Certainly, it's useful even if you only want to refresh your grammar in an amusing quick way.

You can learn this topic in a few hours but you’ll remember it for the rest of your life.

This course is built on three pillars:

  • videos,
  • e-book and the
  • workbook

There are 10 videos, the Intro, 8 lessons and The Recap.

The e book is a very important part of this course, so don’t forget to read the relevant chapter after each lesson.

And finally you can check what you’ve learnt with lots of interesting exercises in your workbook.

You can find your downloadable Progress Sheet to keep tracking your personal improvement with visual elements.

Are you ready? Let’s get started

See you with the first episode!

What are the requirements?

  • A minimum of B1 (Pre-Intermediate, Intermediate) on the Common European Framework
  • A desire to understand English grammar points such as Countability, the usage of some, any, much, many, a lot of, lots of and much more

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Memorize and master the use of much - many, little - a little, few - a few, some - any, plurals
  • Understanding of what COUNTABLE and UNCOUNTABLE mean
  • Thanks to the visual elements the rules are easy to memorize and easier to recall
  • A downloadable e-book with the relevant grammatical rules, example situations and further explanations and memorable illustrations
  • A downloadable workbook with 25 pages of exciting practice tests and quizzes

What is the target audience?

  • Visual learners who need help to memorize and understand English grammar
  • Any students who like learning with memorizable situations, graphics and explanations.
  • Any students going into an English exam who have doubts about countability.
  • Any Pre - Intermediate to Advanced learners of English who wish to re-fresh their learning or fill in the gaps in their knowledge of countability in English grammar.
  • This is NOT a basic English course. Beginner students please avoid.
  • This course is not for native speakers of English

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Section - 1 - Introduction
01:42

Welcome

How we built this course

At the end of this course you'll be able to...

How to use this course

About the e-book:

  • The e-book has all the grammar rules and lots of examples.
  • It's a very important part of your course so don't forget to read the relevant chapters
  • You can download now in full length or you can find the relevant section after each lesson

About the workbook:

  • Each chapter has lots of interesting exercises to check what you've learnt.
  • The exercises are also very visual with games, graphics and charts.
  • You can download now in full length or you can find the relevant section after each lesson

About the Progress Sheet:

You will love it! Download and keep tracking your personal improvement and have some fun!

Section 2: Section 2 - What are countable and uncountable nouns?
05:11

How to decide if a word is countable or uncountable

Example situations and further examples in the e-book

Magical trick to decide if a word is countable or uncountable

Great illustrations to memorize

Section 3: Section 3 - Plural and UNcountable nouns in plural
01:52

What if an uncountable noun is in the plural

Which one is correct: time or times? Can I use 'time' in plural?

Some words can be both countable and uncountable depending on the situation we use them. - Let me show you what I mean!

Example situation and explanation

Further examples in the e-book

Section 4: Section - 4 - Containers and quantities
03:33

How to make an uncountable noun countable

How to use containers and quantities with uncountable nouns

How to use measurements

A box of.., a packet of..., a piece of...etc

Plurals of nouns

Lots of exercises in the workbook

Section 5: Section - 5 - Much and many
02:56

How to use much and many - quantifiers

Great tips on memorizing

Section 6: Section - 6 - Little, a little, few, a few
03:27

How to use little, a little, few, a few

Which ones are used with uncountable nouns?

When to use the nouns in the plural

What’s the difference between 'little' and 'a little'?

What’s the difference between 'few' and 'a few'?

Section 7: Section - 7 - A lot of, lots of, plenty of
01:51

How to use a lot of, lots of, plenty of - quantifiers

What’s the agreement?

When to use the nouns in the plural

Section 8: Section - 8 - Negatives, questions and positive sentences
01:39

Why ‘much’ is special

Can I use much in positive sentences?

Section 9: Section - 9 - Some and any
03:33

How to use 'some' and 'any'

Can we use them with both uncountable and countable nouns?

Can I use ‘any’ in positive sentences?

When to use ‘some’ in questions

Section 10: Section - 10 - The Recap
02:08

Memorize the gist of this course

Section 11: + BONUS - English Vocabulary Videos for visual learners
01:41

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01:20

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01:17

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But why do we use this expression a lot here in England? Enjoy this video!

01:14

Improve your speaking skills with learning this useful idiom. You can immediately build it in your vocabulary.

00:46

This very commonly used expression will be useful for you if you want to understand native speakers.

Watch the video and learn a new vocabulary!

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Instructor Biography

Bianka Molnar Grammar Expert, Entertaining English Education

Hello my lovely students,

If you’re a visual type of person, like learning with fun, need help to memorize and understand English grammar and your time is also important then my courses are for you.

I live in England and have been teaching English Language for 15 years with passion and care.

I have an ELT (English Language Teaching) degree and am also a TEFL English Teacher, TEFL Business English Teacher, TEFL Advanced Grammar Teacher and TEFL One-to-one teacher.

My courses are very visual with lots of graphics, memorizable situations and examples.

All my courses are subtitled and I also speak slowly and simply to help you understand everything.

Don’t forget that you can actually download the courses to your phone and watch the videos offline as well! Are you ready, let’s get started!

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