Verb Tenses and Passives
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assignment Level : Intermediate
chat_bubble_outline Language : English
language Subtitles : Vietnamese
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timer 16 hours in total

About the content

This is the first course in the Learn English: Advanced Grammar and Punctuation specialty. In this course, you will review the verb tenses that you learned in beginning English classes and learn about a few tenses you may not know very well. In all, you'll cover all 12 of the English verb tenses and passive verb forms. Most importantly, you'll learn how to blend these tenses, which is what native speakers frequently do. This course is vital to your becoming a more fluent English speaker. Please note that the free version of this class gives you access to all of the instructional videos and handouts. The peer feedback and quizzes are only available in the paid version.

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Syllabus

  • Week 1 - Simple, Progressive, and Perfect Verb Tenses Review
    In the first week of this course, you will get to know your classmates and review the verb tenses of English that you have probably learned before. It's always important to review and make sure your foundation is solid before learning new grammar. Use this wee...
  • Week 2 - Perfect Progressive Tenses
    This week, you'll learn about the final three verb tenses in English. Then you will be familiar with all 12 English verb tenses. These will combine the perfect tenses with the progressive tenses. Because you already know those tenses, learning these new ones s...
  • Week 3 - Passives and Perfect Modals
    In this week, you'll learn about some more complicated verbs. Passives and perfect modals will take what you already know about verb tenses and add some more layers to it. Studying these will improve your fluency in written and spoken English.
  • Week 4 - Blending Tenses
    In the final week of the course, you'll learn about one of the most difficult but necessary aspects of verb tenses. You will learn how to blend or mix them to talk about the past, present, and future naturally. Learning to do this will help you become a more f...
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Instructors

Tamy Chapman
Instructor, International Programs
University of California Irvine Division of Continuing Education

Nicole Jacobs
Instructor, International Programs
University of California Irvine Extension

Brad Gilpin

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