Engineering Language Unit

English: Grammar Workshops

Provided by: ELU

Tue 3 Dec 2013  –  Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room

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Description: Workshop to revise and improve some aspects of English grammar.

Target audience:

  • Non-native PhD and Postdoc, MPhil by Research students from the Department of Engineering

Duration: One session of two hours


Number of sessions: 1

Date Time Venue Trainer
Tue 3 Dec 16:00 - 18:00 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room Sheila Dodds

Format: Class work and individual study

Frequency: Yearly


  • Participants must be Non-native speakers


  • To revise some common areas of grammatical difficulty
  • To improve awareness and understanding of some advanced grammatical structures which are of particular use in academic writing

Topics covered:

  • Use of the definite, indefinite and zero articles
  • Relative clauses; punctuation; linking words; inversion;

Syllabus: Course syllabus is available

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