Intermediate & Advanced English grammar

Learn the grammar equivalent to: First Certificate Exam (Cambridge University), B1 (CEFR), TOEFL 87-109 points.
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  • Lectures 32
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Expert Level
  • Languages English
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Published 4/2015 English

Course Description

In the Intermediate section you will focus on some complex grammar and English Structures such as Reported Speech, or the Passive Structure. You will be asked to complete some Review Tenses to make sure that you understand everything.

The “Intermediate" section is equivalent to

  • The “Preliminary English Test (PET)" level from the Cambridge University in the UK.
  • The B1 level in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
  • A 57-86 points at the TOEFL exam (Test Of English as a Foreign Language).


  • WHAT WILL YOU LEARN: (COURSE CONTENT)

In this course you will learn the Past Simple, Past Continuous and their differences, the proper way to express habits in the past using Used to & Would, Past Perfect Simple, the differences between Past Simple and Past Perfect, the Future simple, the structure "to be going to" and Present Simple for the future and their differences in use. You will also learn the Use of Gerunds and Infinitives. You will also learn the structure and our easy methods to create a sentence in Passive, in Reported Speech, and in First, Second and Zero Conditionals. Another important lesson you will learn will be the order of the adjectives in a sentence.

  • WHAT WILL YOU DO:

Over 30 lectures and over 1.5 hours of video content explaining in detail each grammar topic.

Downloadable material.

You will be asked to practice all these grammar by doing review tests along the course.

  • WHAT WILL YOU GAIN AFTER THE COURSE:

After finishing this course you will be able to have a deep knowledge of the English grammar, and be capable of reading and writing using advanced English grammar, as well as being able to have a solid grammar base to have a perfect conversation in English.

In this Advanced course you will focus on the most difficult verb tenses such as the Present Perfect Continuous and the Past Perfect Continuous, and you will also learn some complex structures like the Passive form in all verb tenses.

Taking this course is the way to perfect your grammar knowledge as you will learn the differences in use between most verb tenses.

You will be asked to do review tests in order to make sure you gained a solid knowledge of the English grammar taught in this course.

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The “Advanced" Section is equivalent to:

The “First Certificate Exam (FCE)" level from the Cambridge University in the UK.

The B2 level in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

A 87-109 points at the TOEFL exam (Test Of English as a Foreign Language).

  • WHAT YOU WILL LEARN: (COURSE CONTENT)

In this course you will gain an extensive grammar knowledge needed for the official exams.

You will learn the how to create and the differences in use between most verb tenses such as Present Perfect Simple or Present Perfect Continuous, between Past Perfect Simple and Past Perfect Continuous, or between all the different verb tenses we can use for the future, like Future Simple, Be going to, Present Continuous, Present Simple,Future Continuous, Future Perfect or to be about to.

You will know the differences and when to use an adjective ending in +ed or +ing, as well as how to create a Passive form in any verb tense, the Passive with Reporting verbs, or the Passive with two objects.

You will also find videos explaining how to create a modal verb structure for the past, and the Third Conditional structure.

In the last section you will learn one of the most difficult grammar lessons, that is when we can ommit a Relative clause or when we can´t, and the differences between a Defining and a Non-defining Relative Clause and their implications.

  • WHAT YOU WILL DO:

You have over 1 hour of video content as well as a Review Test at the end of each lesson where you will be asked to test your knowledge in order to make sure you got everything correclty.

Downloadable material.

  • WHAT YOU WILL GAIN AFTER THE COURSE:

After finishing this four courses you will be able to have a proficient level in English, being capable of understanding advanced readings, and watching English TV perfeclty as well as having an advanced conversation in English.

What are the requirements?

  • We strongly recommend taking the Beginner and Pre-Intermediate courses before taking this course.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • In this Intermediate course you will learn a lot of grammar and practise it by doing exercises.

What is the target audience?

  • This course is oriented to students who want to improve their English from a lower level to a higher - intermediate level.

What you get with this course?

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Curriculum

Intro Lecture
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01:55
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Section 1: English verb tenses structure review
English Verb tense Structures
03:33
English Verb tense Structures Review Test
8 questions
Section 2: Verb tenses for the Past
Past Simple or Past Continuous
Preview
02:07
Past Simple or Past Continuous Review Test
10 questions
Used to & Would
01:18
Past Perfect Simple
Preview
05:30
Past Simple or Past Perfect Simple
01:54
Past Simple or Past Perfect Simple Review Test
8 questions
Section 3: Verb tenses for the Future
Future Simple or Be going to or Present Simple
02:04
Future Simple or Be going to or Present Simple Review Test
8 questions
Section 4: Verb forms & Adjective Order
Use of Gerund and Infinitive
Preview
02:21
Use of Gerund and Infinitive Review Test
6 questions
Order of the Adjectives in a sentence
02:44
Section 5: Complex grammar structures
The Passive 1
05:41
The Passive Review Test
8 questions
The Reported Speech
09:57
The Reported Speech in questions
03:38
The Reported Speech Review Test
10 questions
Section 6: Conditional Sentences
The First Conditional
03:28
The Second Conditional
02:47
The Zero Conditional
01:40
The Conditionals Review Test
10 questions
Section 7: Perfect Continuous Verb Tenses
Present Perfect Continuous
02:49
Past Perfect Continuous
02:33
Perfect Continuous verb tenses Review Test
10 questions
Section 8: Verb tenses for the Future
Future Continuous
02:37
Future Perfect
04:50
To Be about to
01:35
02:49

In this lesson you will review all the different verb tenses we can use for a future meaning.

Future tenses Review Test
10 questions
Section 9: The Passive
The Passive form in all verb tenses
02:25
The Passive with two Objects
01:17
The Passive with Reporting Verbs
03:24
The Passive Review Test
10 questions
Section 10: Some grammar structures
The Modal verbs for the Past
03:04
The Third Conditional
03:34
Adjectives ending in +ed or +ing
01:27
Section 12 Review Test
10 questions
Section 11: About Relative Clauses
Ommiting a Relative Clause
03:16
Defining or Non-defining Relative Clauses
03:13
Relative Clauses Review Test
10 questions
Section 12: RESOURCES
Article

Here you have a link to a website that has tons of movies & TV shows in English and English subtitles so you can practise your listening (and reading) skills.

https://ororo.tv/en

Hope it helps!

Extra Resources
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Instructor Biography

Kate Ochsner, Teacher at My Teacher Online English School

I´m originally from Boston, Massachusetts.

I have worked as an English teacher for several companies and language schools, as well working as translator for websites, books, and online articles.

I have taught Business English classes, children's classes, English Theatre classes, and Cambridge Exam Preparation courses.

I am currently working at a large language school and at My Teacher Online English school teaching both children and adults.

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