Loading

Module 1: Rules for effective communication

Notes
Study Reminders
Support
Text Version

The rules of English continued

Set your study reminders

We will email you at these times to remind you to study.
  • Monday

    -

    7am

    +

    Tuesday

    -

    7am

    +

    Wednesday

    -

    7am

    +

    Thursday

    -

    7am

    +

    Friday

    -

    7am

    +

    Saturday

    -

    7am

    +

    Sunday

    -

    7am

    +

XSIQ
*

Grammar - The rules of English continued

The rules of English continued

These newspaper headlines have actually appeared in newspapers over the
years.

The English language is perhaps one of the trickiest to learn because
there appear to be so many rules.

The English language is tricky because it has been influenced by other
languages such as: French, German, Latin, Greek, Scandinavian, Arabic and
Indian.

It is little wonder that even professional writers such as editors and
journalists don't always communicate clearly.

WORDS IN CONTEXT

To use words as building blocks properly you need to work out how they are
used with other words. You need to look at how a word is used in context.
This way you'll become a master of working with words; a wordsmith!

If you really want to communicate well, it is important to learn how to
manipulate the words you use and make them work for you. Let's have a look
at an example showing how words are used in different ways.

Previous | Next