À propos de ce cours
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This is the first course in the Learn English: Advanced Grammar and Punctuation specialty. In this course, you will review the verb tenses that you learned in beginning English classes and learn about a few tenses you may not know very well. In all, you'll cover all 12 of the English verb tenses and passive verb forms. Most importantly, you'll learn how to blend these tenses, which is what native speakers frequently do. This course is vital to your becoming a more fluent English speaker. Please note that the free version of this class gives you access to all of the instructional videos and handouts. The peer feedback and quizzes are only available in the paid version....
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Recommandé : 4-5 hours/week for 4 weeks

Approx. 18 heures pour terminer
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English

Sous-titres : English, Vietnamese

Compétences que vous acquerrez

English GrammarGrammarPerfect TensesEnglish Language
Globe

Cours en ligne à 100 %

Commencez dès maintenant et apprenez aux horaires qui vous conviennent.
Calendar

Dates limites flexibles

Réinitialisez les dates limites selon votre disponibilité.
Intermediate Level

Niveau intermédiaire

Clock

Recommandé : 4-5 hours/week for 4 weeks

Approx. 18 heures pour terminer
Comment Dots

English

Sous-titres : English, Vietnamese

Programme du cours : ce que vous apprendrez dans ce cours

1

Section
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5 heures pour terminer

Simple, Progressive, and Perfect Verb Tenses Review

In the first week of this course, you will get to know your classmates and review the verb tenses of English that you have probably learned before. It's always important to review and make sure your foundation is solid before learning new grammar. Use this week to fill in any gaps you have in your understanding of nine verb tenses of English....
Reading
7 vidéos (Total 37 min), 11 lectures, 8 quiz
Video7 vidéos
Meet Your Teachers min
Present Perfect Tense Review Lecture7 min
Present Tenses Lecture7 min
Past Tenses Review Lecture7 min
Future Tenses Review Lecture6 min
Past Perfect and Future Perfect Review Lecture7 min
Reading11 lectures
Pre-Course Survey5 min
Lecture Objectives2 min
Present Perfect Practice20 min
Lecture Objectives2 min
Present Tenses Practice30 min
Lecture Objectives2 min
Past Tenses Practice20 min
Lecture Objectives2 min
Future Tenses Practice20 min
Lecture Objectives2 min
Past Perfect and Future Perfect Practice30 min
Quiz6 exercices pour s'entraîner
Present Perfect Review Practice Quiz6 min
Present Tenses Practice Quiz6 min
Past Tenses Practice Quiz8 min
Future Tense Review Practice Quiz6 min
Past Perfect and Future Perfect Practice Quiz6 min
Graded Quiz20 min

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Section
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3 heures pour terminer

Perfect Progressive Tenses

This week, you'll learn about the final three verb tenses in English. Then you will be familiar with all 12 English verb tenses. These will combine the perfect tenses with the progressive tenses. Because you already know those tenses, learning these new ones should be fairly easy....
Reading
4 vidéos (Total 21 min), 6 lectures, 5 quiz
Video4 vidéos
Present Perfect Progressive Lecture7 min
Past Perfect Progressive Lecture5 min
Future Perfect Progressive Lecture6 min
Reading6 lectures
Lecture Objectives2 min
Present Perfect Progressive Practice20 min
Lecture Objectives2 min
Past Perfect Progressive Practice20 min
Lecture Objectives2 min
Future Perfect Progressive Practice30 min
Quiz4 exercices pour s'entraîner
Present Perfect Progressive Practice Quiz6 min
Past Perfect Progressive Practice Quiz6 min
Future Perfect Progressive Practice Quiz6 min
Graded Quiz20 min

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Section
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4 heures pour terminer

Passives and Perfect Modals

In this week, you'll learn about some more complicated verbs. Passives and perfect modals will take what you already know about verb tenses and add some more layers to it. Studying these will improve your fluency in written and spoken English....
Reading
6 vidéos (Total 32 min), 8 lectures, 6 quiz
Video6 vidéos
Making Guesses about the Past Lecture5 min
Expressing Regret about the Past Lecture7 min
More Modals Part 1 Lecture5 min
More Modals Part 2 Lecture5 min
Passive Verbs Lecture6 min
Reading8 lectures
Lecture Objectives2 min
Making Guesses about the Past Practice30 min
Lecture Objectives2 min
Expressing Regret Practice20 min
Lecture Objectives2 min
More Modals Practice30 min
Lecture Objectives2 min
Passive Voice Practice30 min
Quiz5 exercices pour s'entraîner
Making Guesses about the Past Practice Quiz6 min
Expressing Regret Practice6 min
More Modals Practice Quiz6 min
Passive Verbs Quiz6 min
Graded Quiz20 min

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5 heures pour terminer

Blending Tenses

In the final week of the course, you'll learn about one of the most difficult but necessary aspects of verb tenses. You will learn how to blend or mix them to talk about the past, present, and future naturally. Learning to do this will help you become a more fluent speaker and writer of English....
Reading
5 vidéos (Total 26 min), 10 lectures, 6 quiz
Video5 vidéos
Future Time Clauses Lecture6 min
Mixed Tenses Part 1 Lecture6 min
Mixed Tenses Part 2 Lecture5 min
Verb Tenses Review Lecture5 min
Reading10 lectures
Lecture Objectives2 min
Future Time Clauses Practice30 min
Lecture Objectives2 min
Mixed Tenses Part 1 Practice30 min
Lecture Objectives2 min
Mixed Tenses Part 2 Practice30 min
Warm-up Activity30 min
Lecture Objectives2 min
Verb Tense Review Practice40 min
Learn More10 min
Quiz5 exercices pour s'entraîner
Future Time Clauses Practice Quiz6 min
Mixed Tenses Part 1 Practice Quiz6 min
Mixed Tenses Part 2 Practice Quiz6 min
Verb Tense Review Practice Quiz6 min
Graded Quiz20 min
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par HRFeb 14th 2018

It was really useful and clear instructed course for me.\n\nI am really thankful of teachers and all who served their in making the course.

par HPJun 17th 2017

This course is excellent. I really liked the structure. The dynamics used by the teachers are a plus.\n\nCheers

Enseignants

Tamy Chapman

Instructor, International Programs
University of California Irvine Division of Continuing Education

Nicole Jacobs

Instructor, International Programs
University of California Irvine Extension

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À propos de la Spécialisation Learn English: Advanced Grammar and Punctuation

This specialization follows our Learn English: Intermediate Grammar specialization and includes more advanced grammar concepts such as noun clauses and conditionals. You'll also learn how to blend verb tenses effectively and how to punctuate sentences correctly. This specialization is useful for non-native English speakers who want to improve their fluency or native speakers who want to improve their accuracy in using English for academic or professional purposes....
Learn English: Advanced Grammar and Punctuation

Foire Aux Questions

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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