BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

The Grammar of English



$ 564.00

Instructor: Don William Chapman PhD
Credits: 3.00

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ELANG 223 (Introduction to the English Language) or LING 201 (Introduction to Linguistics [Modern]) or concurrent enrollment.


Study of English grammar in various applications.

Course Content:

1. What Is Grammar?
2. Parts of Speech
3. Phrases vs. Clauses
4. Clause Elements
5. Nouns
6. Determiners
7. Personal Pronouns
8. Other Pronouns
9. Verbs Types
10. Valency Patterns
11. Primary Verbs
12. Multi-word Verbs
13. Tense, Mood, Aspect
14. Passive Voice
15. Modals
16. Adjectives
17. Adverbs
18. Finite v. Non-finite Clauses
19. Independent vs. Dependent Clauses
20. Subtypes of Independent and Dependent Clauses
21. Negation
22. Noun Phrases
23. Relative Clauses
24. Noun Post-modifiers
25. Nominal Clauses
26. Noun Complement Clauses
27. Adverbials
28. Writing a Paper About Grammar

Online Courses:

Course materials are accessed online, and all assignments must be submitted online. Optional course readings may be available but do not include the self-check assignments or graded assignments.