Class / Schedule

Written Communications

Grammar Review - Part 2 (1 Day)

When you look at grammar usage books, do you find yourself confused and at a loss for answers? How many of the latest changes in grammar do you know? This one-day workshop covers the basics of grammar, word usage, spelling, and sentence structure to include pronouns; adjectives; adverbs; prepositions and prepositional phrases; subject/verb agreement; dependent and independent clauses; and sentence fragments, run-ons, and comma splices. Everything covered in this fast-paced workshop has a practical application for writers. Grammar Review – Part 1 is not required to take this class.

    NOTE:  This course supports the principles of Plain Talk.

      Performance Objectives: Upon completion of this course you should be able to:

      • Understand the use of grammar in writing.
      • Use pronouns correctly by number, gender, person, and case.
      • Recognize and use adjectives, articles, and pronoun adjectives correctly.
      • Recognize and use adverbs correctly in informal and formal writing.
      • Use and properly punctuate prepositions and prepositional phrases.
      • Find verbs and write with proper subject/verb agreement.
      • Identify and punctuate sentence parts: dependent and independent clauses.
      • Identify sentence fragments, run-ons, and comma splices.
      • Write complete sentences in plain talk.

      Competencies covered in this course: Written Communication

        Intended Audience: Public sector employees who write, edit, proofread, or prepare final copy for distribution or publication.



        Scheduled Class Location and Dates
        City Facility Date and Time Course Cost Cancel Date Instructor
        Olympia Enterprise Services, Department. of
        1500 Jefferson Street E
        Olympia, WA 98501
        • May 1 2018 8:00am-4:30pm
        $145.00 Thu, 04/12/2018 - 17:00 Virginia Given