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Concourse 2

Syntax: phrases, clauses and sentences index: in-service training

structure 
the essential grammar of the sentence adjuncts, disjuncts and conjuncts the article system
assertion and non-assertion case and the genitive clausal coordination and subordination
clause structure clauses of condition and concession clausal coordination only
clausal subordination only cleft sentences colligation
collocation complex sentences comparison
concord conjunction constituents of phrases and clauses
disjuncts or sentence adverbials existential there and it fronting
gradience: adverb determiner or what? indirect questions interrogatives
markedness modification in general negation
nominalisation nominal clauses noun post-modification
noun pre-modification the passive phrase structure
place adjuncts postponement and extrapositioning prepositional phrases
punctuation relative adverb clause relative pronoun clauses
so and such tenses in dependent clauses time adjuncts
verb and clause types will and would word order

 



The in-service training topics

background discourse functions general reference
lexis methodology modality and mood pronunciation
skills syntax: phrases, clauses, sentences teaching and materials verbs and tenses
English for Academic Purposes a list of lists a short language analysis course learn to /træn.ˈskraɪb/
index of courses on this site
Other links:
the teacher training index a basic training course the TKT course the CELTA section initial training plus the Delta section teacher development