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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 conjuncts
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
Theme and Rheme time adjuncts verb and clause types
will and would word order the word ordering map

 



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