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
4.5 (3 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
180 students enrolled
Created by Keehwan Kim
Last updated 5/2017
English
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Includes:
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 22 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I 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.
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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 is the target audience?
  • 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
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Curriculum For This Course
19 Lectures
01:58:14
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Course Introduction
2 Lectures 10:18

Parts of Speech
07:09
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Module 1 - Phrases
9 Lectures 51:05

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

Prepositional Phrase
8 questions

Complex Preposition
04:31

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

Complex Prepositional Phrase
6 questions

Infinitive Phrase
06:19

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Infinitive Phrase
6 questions

Gerund Phrase
03:57

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Gerund Phrase
6 questions

Adjective Phrase
02:47

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Adjective Phrase
6 questions

Participle Phrase
07:24

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Participle Phrase
6 questions


Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Noun Phrase
6 questions

Verb Phrase
07:11

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Verb Phrase
6 questions

Phrasal Verbs
05:25

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Phrasal Verb
6 questions
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Moduel 2 Clauses
4 Lectures 34:49
Independent Clauses
05:15

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Independent Clause
6 questions

Adverbial Clause
08:46

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Adverbial Clause
6 questions

Relative Clause
14:41

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Relative Clause
6 questions

Noun Clause
06:07

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Noun Clause
5 questions
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Module 3 - Sentences
4 Lectures 22:02
Simple Sentence
05:14

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Simple Sentence
5 questions

Compound Sentence
05:34

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Compound Sentence
5 questions

Complex Sentence
05:02

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Complex Sentence
5 questions

Compound Complex Sentence
06:12

Complete the quiz and check your understanding of the lecture.

Compound Complex Sentence
5 questions
About the Instructor
Keehwan Kim
4.6 Average rating
17 Reviews
293 Students
2 Courses
Language Teaching Specialist

I have been a language teaching specialist for the past ten years. My experiences are broad in terms of types of classes and age of learners. I have mainly specialized in both general English communication, business English communication, and test preparation classes. I have spent over 10 years teaching both young learners and adults at private academies, universities and at corporate environments.

As an educator, I strongly believe in pursuing professional development and I have attained a Certificate of Education in TESOL, CELTA, and an MA in TESOL and Applied Linguistics.

I am currently based in the UK, and manage a teacher resource website, as well as creating Udemy courses.