As part of communication, English Language rules play major roles by accessing the users of English language in communication.
This course present the rules of communication in the usage of English Language. Examinations set in English language is to test the different basic skills of communicating in English using the mediums of speech and writing. The examination will test the receptive and productive abilities of candidates. These abilities will be demonstrated in the following forms: reading, comprehension, summary, vocabulary, lexis and structure, listening comprehension and recognition of different aspects of spoken English.
In this course, students will learn how to
- use correct English;
- write about incidents in English that are appropriate to specified audiences and situations;
- organize material in paragraphs that are chronologically, spatially and logically coherent;
- control sentence structures accurately;
- exhibit variety in the use of sentence patterns;
- comply with the rules of grammar;
- spell and punctuate correctly;
- comprehend written and spoken English;
- recognize implied meaning, tones and attitudes;
- use an acceptable pronunciation that can be comprehended by others;
- recognize the physical characteristics of English sounds and the letters that represent them.
- pick out and summarize relevant information from set passages
In each units, questions are provided to test the understanding of subjects and all necessary assessment is given at the end of the course.
|Finding Appropriate Equivalents for selected Words or Phrases||00:00:00|
|Understanding the Factual Content||00:00:00|
|Making Inferences from the Content of the Passage||00:00:00|
|Understanding the use of English Expressions that reveal/reflect sentiments/emotions/attitudes||00:00:00|
|Identify and label basic grammatical structures, words, phrases or clauses and explain their functions as they appear in the context||00:00:00|
|Identify and explain basic literary terms and expressions||00:00:00|
|Recast phrases or sentences into grammatical alternatives||00:00:00|
|Lexis and Structures|
|Aspects of Lexis||00:00:00|
|Structural elements of English||00:00:00|
|Consonants & Clusters||00:00:00|
|Word stress/Sentence Stress||00:00:00|
|Emphatic Stress/Intonation Patterns||00:00:00|