Course Description: This course continues to develop English grammar skills by providing extensive and varied practice that encourages English language development for academic purposes. Emphasis is placed on the use of verb tenses, modal verbs, nouns, adjectives and adverbs. This course is linked with ESOl 0372 (ESOL Writing II) and must be taken concurrently (as a corequisite). ESOL Grammar II is designed to support success in ESOL Writing II This course carries institutional credit but will not transfer and will not be used to meet degree requirements. Prerequisite: ESOL 0371 (Writing II) or Placement by testing. Corequisite: ESOL 0372 (ESOL Writing II). 3201086612
Learning Outcomes Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
Use basic verb tenses and voice with proficiency in simple present, present progressive, simple past, past progressive and present perfect with for and since.
Use simple, compound, and complex sentences structures including phrases and clauses with proficiency at the low intermediate level.
Use parts of speech (nouns, pronouns, verbs, adjectives (including comparative & superlative adjectives) adverbs (including expressions of frequency and time) prepositions, interjections, conjunctions) and determiners (quantifiers, articles, demonstratives, possessives) appropriately and with proficiency at the low intermediate level.
Use appropriate word choice, word form, and word order with proficiency.