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English grammar boot camp. Season 1 / Professor Anne Curzan.

Curzan, Anne. (Added Author).
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Great courses (DVD).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (24 video files (approximately 720 min.)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [United States] : The Great Courses : 2016.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Episode 7 Which Hunting Episode 13 Passive Voice Was Corrected Episode 1 Why Do We Care about Grammar? Episode 24 Trending Language Episode 19 Dangers of Danglers Episode 8 A(n) Historical Issue Episode 16 However to Use However Episode 12 Shall We? Episode 2 Prescriptivism Episode 22 Duck, Duck, Comma, and Duck Episode 23 Its/It's Confusing Episode 21 What Part of Speech is Um? Episode 17 Squirrels and Prepositions Episode 15 No Ifs, Ands, or Buts Episode 10 Going, Going, Went Episode 5 Fewer Octopuses or Less Octopi? Episode 14 Only Adverbs Episode 20 Navigating the Choppy Paragraph Episode 4 Re Phrasing Episode 18 Stranded Prepositions Episode 3 Descriptivism Episode 11 Object Lessons Episode 6 Between You and Your Pronouns Episode 9 Funnest Lecture Ever.
Restrictions on Access Note:
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Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer: Anne Curzan, University of Michigan.
Summary, etc.:
English Grammar Boot Camp takes you on an enjoyable exploration of the essential aspects of English grammar. These spirited and accessible lectures offer a comprehensive core training in all of the key elements of grammar and usage, in their most immediate, practical application. Discover a breadth of perspective and context you won't find elsewhere, improving your grammar competence and confidence in all contexts.
Target Audience Note:
Rated TVPG.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: English language > Grammar.

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