Silabus

Week 1

Introduction to the course. Revising language units. Introducing syntactic relationships;

Week 2

Parts of Speech - shedding light on the category of Nouns, Verbs, Adjectives and Adverbs;

Week 3

Parts of Speech - shedding light on the category of - Pronouns, Numerals, Determiners, Conjunctions, Prepositions and Interjections;

Week 4

Functions of Words

Week 5

Test 1 preparation

Week 6

Test 1

Week 7

The nature and role of phrases - noun, verb, adjective, adverb and prepositional phrases;

Week 8 

The nature and role of clauses - finite VS non-finite, relative and comparative clauses;

Week 9 

The nature and role of clauses - noun and prepositional clauses; nominal VS adverbial clauses;

Week 10

Sentences - communicative functions; 

Week 11

Test 2 preparation

Week 12

Test 2

Week 13

Mechanisms in language - e.g. ellipsis, substitution;

Week 14

Illustrating hierarchy in language;

Week 15

Final remarks, Revision, Correction, Feedback 


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