English grammar: punctuation rules and practices

Be professional at using colons, comas, hyphens and much more
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  • Lectures 11
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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Published 2/2016 English

Course Description

The course provides punctuation rules for improving English language skills. Improve your English grammar to understand the English language better.

Real life examples and excellent learning materials will help you to learn faster and more effectively.

The course will help you to:

  • Improve the quality of your written English (especially if English is not your first language).
  • Communicate efficiently, effectively, and use commas, semicolons, hyphens, brackets, and other forms of punctuation correctly.
  • Have a higher English level at writing emails, letters, messages, and also have a higher English level at reading.

By learning with us, you will be more confident, and look even more professional.

What are the requirements?

  • Do not take this course if your level is beginner (A1) because the course uses more advanced vocabulary.
  • Students will need to have a minimum pre-intermediate level of English.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Communicate more efficiently in any written communication (emails, essays, publications, etc...)
  • Use punctuation correctly (like coma, semicolon, colon, bracket, full stop, etc...)

Who is the target audience?

  • Do take this course if you intend to improve your English writing
  • Do not take this course if you are a native speaker with excellent writing skills
  • Take this course if English is not your first language
  • Enroll if you are a foreign student using English language
  • Enroll if you are a working professional using English as a second language in your written communication

What you get with this course?

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

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Section 1: Introduction

Short introduction. Provides you an overview about the course.

Section 2: Comma ,

You will learn how to use comas.

Section 3: Colon :

You will learn how to use colons.

Section 4: Semicolon ;

You will learn how to use the semicolon.

Section 5: Speechmarks " "

You will learn how to use the speechmarks.

Section 6: Apostrophe '
Section 7: Hyphen -

You will learn how to use the hyphen.

Section 8: Dashes – –

You will learn how to use the dashes.


You will learn how to use parentheses and brackets.

Section 9: Slash /

You will learn how to use the slash.


You will learn how to end a sentence by using full stop, quotation mark and exclamation mark.

1 question

How to end the sentence?

1 question

What punctuation should you use?

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The Business English Academy is an England based partnership, specialised for business English teaching, and involving state-of-the art technology in the educational process.

Our high-quality E-learning courses help people to learn English for work purposes. The information in our E-courses uses many types of media (audio, video, Powerpoint, assessments) for easier learning.

Our expert team has 7+ years of teaching experience (specialising in Business English for working students, business executives and business English teachers), and several years of experience in the field of creating E-Learning materials.

Living in the centre of the United Kingdom, the teacher's accent is neutral. We are committed to sharing only the most common and relevant real-life examples.

Students who complete our courses: are able to communicate more confidently at work, are able to significantly increase their proficiency, and professional communication. With our help, they can be even more successful.

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