Course Work/Help Page for English 183
Basic Communications - Grammar
Mr.Doyle
Use this page in conjunction with the printed student workbook which is available in the student bookstore. You may add the class any time in the first two weeks. You may work on the material any time the Learning Center is open.


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Week These assignments may be done online
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These assignments must be done on the PassKey program in the Learning Center CAI Lab:
1 Getting Started
  • The Basics (READ ME FIRST)
  • What's your e-mail address?
  • Written Assignment #1
  • The Secret of Success
  • W0502		Writing The Plural Form of Nouns
    W0503		Completing Sentences With The Singular or Plural Form of Nouns
    W0504		Using Correct Forms of Regular Verbs
    W0505		Writing Declarative Sentences
    W0506		Writing Questions
    W0803		Completing Sentences With Singular and Plural Nouns
    W0807		Writing Plural Forms of Nouns
    
    In the workbook read:
    pages 1-14 Introductory Material 
    

    2 Basic Grammar Review
  • Study Reading from the University of Waterloo
    Skim over this information.
  • Reading and Memory
  • Answer these questions to determine your Learning Style.
  • W0808		Writing Common Regular Verbs
    WO809		Finding Compound Subjects and Compound Verbs
    W08 10		Making Subjects and Verbs Agree
    W08 1 1		Using Irregular Verbs Correctly
    W0812		Writing Compound Sentences
    W 1 107		Writing The Plural Form of Nouns Correctly
    W1109		Finding Compound Subjects and Compound Verbs
    W I I I OA	Making Subjects and Verbs Agree I	
    W I I I OB	Making Subjects and Verbs Agree II
    W1111		Using Irregular Verbs Correctly
    W1112		Identifying Compound Sentences
    W1 1 16		Correcting Double Negatives
    
    In the workbook read:
    pages 15-17 Study Skills Review 	
    
    
    
    3 Organization
  • SQ3R Method for study reading
  • W0321		Describing A Picture Clearly
    W0522		Organizing Sentences In A Paragraph
    W0523		Adding Information To A Topic
    W0824		Choosing Sentences About A Topic
    W1139		Writing A Business Letter
    W 1141		Expressing Yourself Clearly In A Letter	
    
    4 Basic Spelling Review I
    W0348A		Spelling Words - Part A
    W0348B		Spelling Words - Part B	
    W0348C		Spelling Words - Part C
    W0348D		Spelling Words - Part D
    W0350		Writing The Alphabet
    W0551		Spelling Words Ending With "-ed" and "-ing,'
    W0553A		Spelling Homophones- Part A
    W0553B		Spelling Homophones - Part B
    W0554A		Spelling Difficult Words - Part A
    W0554B		Spelling Difficult Words - Part B
    
    5 Basic Spelling II
    W0853A		Spelling Homophones - Part A
    W0853B		Spelling Homophones- Part B
    W0854A		Spelling Difficult Words - Part A
    W0854B		Spelling Difficult Words - Part B
    W0856		Spelling Words With Adjoining Vowels
    W1153A		Spelling Frequently Misused Words - Part A
    W1153B		Spelling Frequently Misused Words - Part B
    W1153C		Spelling Frequently Misused Words - Part C
    W1154A		Spelling Difficult Words - Part A
    W1154B		Spelling Difficult Words - Part B.
    W1155		Spelling Words With Double Letters
    
    6 Basic Punctuation I
    W0362		Ending Sentences
    W0562		Using Periods and Question Marks
    W0564A		Using The Comma In Dates and Places
    W0564B		Using T.he Comma To Separate Items In A Series
    W0565		Using The Comma In The Greeting and Closing Of A Friendly Letter
    W0864A		Using The Comma With Direct Address
    W0864B		Using The Comma With Appositives
    W1164		Using A Comma With Phrases Or Clauses In A Sentence
    W1166		Using Commas With Sentence Interrupters
    W1177		Using Colons
    W1179		Punctuating A Direct Quotation
    
    
    7 Basic Punctuation II
    W1180		Using Apostrophes To Indicate Possession
    W1181		Forming Contractions
    W1371		Using Commas I
    W1372		Using Commas 11
    W1373		Using Commas III
    W1376		Using Semicolons
    W1378		Using Colons
    W1379		Using Quotation Marks
    
    
    8 Capitalization
    W0370		Capitalizing Words
    W0570		Capitalizing Names And The Pronoun-"l"
    W0571		Capitalizing Words In A Letter
    W0572		Capitalizing Days Of The Week and Months Of The Year
    W0573		Capitalizing Common Social Titles
    W0873		Capitalizing Official Titles
    W0874		Capitalizing Geographical Areas
    W0875		Capitalizing Proper Nouns'
    W1174		Capitalizing Geographical Areas
    W 1175		Capitalizing Proper Nouns and Adjectives
    W 1178		Using Capital Letters In The Titles of Works	
    
    
    9 Effective Sentences
    W 1311		Recognizing Clauses and Sentence Types
    W 1313		Identifying and Correcting Sentence Fragments
    W1315		Identifying and Correcting Run-On Sentences
    W 1317		Identifying and Correcting Problems With Parallel Structure
    W1319		Identifying and Correcting Wordiness
    W1321		Identifying and Correcting Inappropriate Word Choice I
    W1322		Identifying and Correcting Inappropriate Word Choice II
    W1323		Identifying and Correcting Inappropriate Word Choice II	
    		
    10 Using Pronouns
    W1331		Using Pronouns I
    W1332		Using Pronouns II
    W1333		Using Pronouns III
    

    11 Using Verbs
    W1341 		Using Verb Tenses I
    W1342 		Using Verb Tenses II
    W1345 		Identifying and Correcting Problems With Subject-Verb Agreement I
    W1346		Identifying and Correcting Problems With Subject-Verb Agreement II
    W1347 		Identifying and Correcting Problems With Subject-Verb Agreement III	
    		
    12 Using Adjectives and Adverbs
    W1151 		Using Adjectives and Adverbs Correctly
    W1351 		Using Modifiers I
    W1352 		Using Modifiers II
    W1353 		Using Modifiers III
    W1354		Identifying and Correcting Misplaced and Dangling Modifiers I
    Wi355 		Identifying and Correcting Misplaced and Dangling Modifiers II
    
    13 Writer's Purpose and Audience
    W1381		Recognizing Appropriate Purpose and Audience
    
    14 Writer's Development
  • How to Outline
  • Outline Review Quiz
  • W1391 		Recognizing Effective Development
    
    15 Finish Up
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    16 FInish up all your work.

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