Certificate Course in Functional EnglishGuru Nanak Dev University
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The Guru Nanak Dev University's Faculty of Languages offers Certificate Course in Functional English to its students. The course structure for it is as follows:
The Phonology of English-Phonetic Symbols for consonants Vowels and Diphthongs-consonant clusters.
Weak Forms and Contractions
Intonation : Patterns of Intonation in Simple Sentence Types.
Parts of Speech- Nouns, Singular & Plural; Articles-definite/Indefinite; Verbs-Linking Verbs; Intransitive/transitive, regular/Irregular; Tense & their use, Helping Verbs; Adjectives, Adverbs Prepositions, Pronouns Confusion of Adjective-Adverbs; Difficulties with comparative and superlative; confusion of gerunds and participal errors of concord.
Types of Sentences-Transformation-Negatives, Interrogative Passive/active Voice; Question-Lags.
Usage-Use of Who-who, much and many, still-yet, so that, so as, make and do, errors in use of individual words; requests, greeting, use of courtesy words-introductions, complaints, refusals
Exercises in all the above aspects of grammar, knowledge and usage should be administered.