This module covers
- Faulty agreement
- Plural verbs and collective nouns
- Compound subjects
- Faulty parallelism
- Dangling and misplaced modifiers
- Restrictive and non-restrictive clauses
- Adverbs and adjectives
- Determiners and prepositions
- Regional grammar differences
- Grammar myths
- People wanting to brush up on their grammar
- Those wanting to know the grammatical differences between regional dialects
- Those needing a trusted guide to English grammar
🕑 Estimated time: 2–3 hours
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