Grammar Foundations

This workshop can be delivered face-to-face or online. 

 

Do you want to project a professional image by communicating accurately? If so, this course will help you to review and improve the foundations of English grammar. 

You will take part in a series of interactive activities to help you avoid grammatical errors in everyday workplace situations. As a result your written and spoken communication should become more accurate and you will gain more confidence in your everyday use of grammar.

This workshop is for you if…

You need to gain more confidence in the fundamentals of English grammar.

Outcomes

After taking this workshop you should be able to:

• demonstrate improved knowledge of the basics of English grammar

• avoid common grammatical mistakes when communicating in common workplace scenarios

• edit your and others’ writing to make it more accurate.

Workshop Outline

Grammar fundamentals  

• How good is your grammar? 

• Understanding word classes 

• Grammar in typical work situations 

 Talking about the present and past 

• Giving an update 

• Talking about your company’s history 

• Writing your LinkedIn profile 

 Nouns, article and quantifiers 

• Information or informations? 

• A, an or the? 

• How much or how many? 

 Talking about the future 

• Will or would? 

• Making recommendations 

• Presenting an action plan 

 The language of questions 

• Finding out about others’ needs 

• Requesting and offering help at work 

• Checking understanding and encouraging agreement 

Using adjectives to describe products and services 

• Describing and comparing a product or service 

• Making descriptions clearer and more specific 

 Choosing the correct preposition 

• Using prepositions of time and place 

• Collocating prepositions with common verbs  

 Grammar foundations mini-clinic 

• editing and reviewing documents for correct grammar use 

• techniques for using correct grammar when communicating a message 

• assessing your grammatical ability in the foundations of English grammar

Why choose us?

Find out why you should choose us and how we deliver our workshops face-to-face or online

Face-to-face workshop schedule

Face-to-face Public Training Dates 2020/2021
2-3 July 7-8 September 12-13 November 8-9 February

Online Workshop

Grammer foundations (Online)
8, 9, 12 and 13 October

*Two sessions per day at 9.00-10.30 and 11.00