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

Full-day workshop schedule

Face-to-face Public training dates 2021/2022
8-9 February 28-29 June 12-13 August
9-10 December 17-18 January 2022 28-29 March

Prefer to join a part-time course?

This workshop can also be delivered part-time on weekdays and weekends focused on skills and English language for working professionals over 10 or 20 weeks.