英语语法和写作风格

English Grammar and Style

本课程中你将学习如何遣词造句,写出深受读者喜爱的、满足大学和专业要求的文章。

昆士兰大学

edX

语言

简单(初级)

8 周

  • 英语
  • 1513

课程概况

在这个时间宝贵的互联网世界里,每个人既是作者又是读者,因此对一个人读写能力的需求比以往任何时候都要紧迫。把想法通过巧妙、严密的文章明确地表达出来,是一种非常重要的能力。Write101x将使你学会单词如何表达含义,让你能够写出深受读者喜爱的、短小精悍、通俗易懂、又吸引人的文章。通过学习语法、句法和写作风格的基础知识,本课程将加强和巩固你的写作、编辑能力,并提升你的自信。

With the rise of social media and the Internet, many people are writing more today for different mediums than ever before. We’ll present materials that cover grammatical principles, word usage, writing style, sentence and paragraph structure, and punctuation. We’ll introduce you to some marvelous resources that we have annotated for your guidance. We’ll show you video clips of interviews conducted with distinguished grammarians, challenge you with quizzes and writing activities that will give you strategies to help you to build skills that will enhance the quality of your writing, and invite you to participate in discussions and assess the work of your peers.

你将学到什么

如何准确地判断单词在一个句子中的角色和关系

掌握语法概念和句法策略

如何应用这些知识去遣词造句,写出简洁明了、吸引人的文章

评论和编辑自己或他人文章作品的一些技巧

课程大纲

In Week 1, we’ll introduce you to the course and discuss what grammar is and why it matters; writing standard English; and how words work.

In Week 2, Introduction to Sentences, we’ll learn about parts of speech and word classes; structure and patterns of sentences, phrases, and clauses; and common sentence-level problems.

In Week 3, Introduction to Verbs, we’ll consider finite and non-finite verbs: linking verbs, auxiliary verbs, transitive and intransitive verbs, verb phrases, phrasal verbs, verbal phrases, infinitives, participles, and gerunds. We’ll also look at tense, mood, and voice of verbs.

In Week 4, Introduction to Nouns and Pronouns, we’ll explore form and function of nouns: noun strings and nominalisations; form and function of pronouns, and problems with pronouns.

In Week 5, Introduction to Adjectives and Determiners, we’ll discuss the form, function, and use of adjectives including the ‘Royal Order of Adjectives’ and degrees of comparison. Adjectival sequencing, punctuation, and determiners will also be discussed.

In Week 6, Introduction to Adverbs and Conjunctions, we’ll learn about the form, function, degrees of comparison, and placement of adverbs; intensifiers; and weasels.

In Week 7, Introduction to Prepositions and Paragraphs, we’ll identify how prepositions function and problems with prepositions. We’ll also look at paragraph development and cohesive ties.

In Week 8, Introduction to Punctuation, we’ll explore the main punctuation marks, punctuation problems, and other punctuation marks.

Approach: Video interviews, mini-lectures, readings, quizzes, writing activities, and writing assignments.

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