Conquering the Grammar Game

Formats: 4-hour virtual course  |  1-day instructor-led onsite

This fun, fast-paced program will help you master simple, easy to remember grammar guidelines. You will learn the basics of word usage, sentence structure, and modern-day business grammar. If you are looking for a course that will teach you how to communicate effectively and accurately, you’ve come to the right place. Your customers and coworkers will notice the difference.

Learning Objectives »

  • Use proper sentence structure for simple, complex, and
    compound sentences
  • Practice using conjunctions and prepositions correctly
  • Apply guidelines for subject-verb agreement, pronouns, and articles of speech
  • Learn the basic rule of writing numbers and the special considerations
  • Use the “Secrets of Good Spellers” to avoid common misspelled words
  • Avoid errors with using the “Capitalization Guide”
  • Become proficient in punctuation
  • Differentiate between words that look and sound alike
  • Build credibility through active voice
  • Make your documents mistake-free with guidelines for editing and proof-reading

Course Agenda »

Grammar Essentials

  1. Grammar Assessment
  2. Grammar Terminology
  3. Sentence Structure
  4. Conjunctions
  5. Prepositions
  6. Subject-Verb Agreement
  7. Pronouns and Antecedents
  8. Articles of Speech
  9. Writing Numbers

Spelling, Capitalization, & Punctuation

  1. Secrets of Good Spellers
  2. Capitalization
  3. Common Punctuation

Business Professionalism

  1. Modern Day Grammar Myths
  2. Commonly Misused Words
  3. Wordiness
  4. Active Voice
  5. Professionalism Guidelines
  6. Email Etiquette
  7. Editing and Proofreading