Practical English : Learning and Teaching-A course in Practical English

A course in Practical English

Practical English : Learning and Teaching

A course in Practical English

A brief summary

One of the aims of this course is to teach practical English without any textbook and avoiding references to formal grammar as far as possible. Along with that, it illustrates the employed scheme and methodology of teaching in full view of the participants. As such, a sincere follower of this course will not only develop a good command over English in all its operational aspects, but also acquire the technique of teaching it to others.

Instructor:

NPTEL

What you will learn

Interpretation and Expression; Words with elementary patterns of spellings and vowel sounds; Basic sentence forms.
Further basic vowel sounds; Verb “do” as supporting verb;Objects, Phrases and Predicate Expansion; Articles.
Some two-vowel spelling patterns; Participles; Verb “be”.
More two-vowel spelling patterns; Form “be participles” leading to passive voice and continuous tense; Verb “have"
Two-vowel spelling patterns (concluded); Special sentence structures; Perfect tense; Phrases; Prepositions.
Special spelling patterns; Connecting words; Compound sentences; Special verbs; Perfect continuous tense; Punctuation; Complete tense structure of English.
Formation and transformation of words; Etymological connections; Parsing; Clauses; Complex sentences.
Prefixes; Suffixes; Phrasal verbs; Synthesis of sentences; Transformation of sentences. Teaching practical English.

Course Fee: Free

Certification By: Not Certified

Week 1

Interpretation and Expression; Words with elementary patterns of spellings and vowel sounds; Basic sentence forms.

Week 2

Further basic vowel sounds; Verb “do” as supporting verb;Objects, Phrases and Predicate Expansion; Articles.

Week 3

Some two-vowel spelling patterns; Participles; Verb “be”.

Week 4, Week 5

Two-vowel spelling patterns (concluded); Special sentence structures; Perfect tense; Phrases; Prepositions.

Week 6, Week 7, Week 8

Special spelling patterns; Connecting words; Compound sentences; Special verbs; Perfect continuous tense; Punctuation; Complete tense structure of English.Formation and transformation of words; Etymological connections; Parsing; Clauses; Complex sentences.Prefixes; Suffixes; Phrasal verbs; Synthesis of sentences; Transformation of sentences. Teaching practical English.

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