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English Grammar

English Grammar for Beginners (Internet Mode)
英語文法初階 (網上模式)

Course No. : 223-850181-12|Start Date : 24/10/2022


CUSCS Instructor

Language Used


Total Hours

12.00 week(s)





Start Date

October 24, 2022

Tuition Fee

HK$ 1,145.00


General Short Courses

Course Enquiries

2209 02262603 6565[JavaScript encoded]

Enrolment Enquiries

2209 0290

Closing Date for Application


Mode of Delivery﹕Distance Learning

This course will NOT provide live sessions. Students will learn through written course materials in distance learning mode.

Course materials include: 'Course Guide', 'Course Notes', “Video Clips*”, 'Course Assignments' and 'Study Schedule'. Video clips that are supplemented to the course. They will only cover the main points of the course but NOT the whole content.

*Students in Postal Mode will receive printed course materials ONLY. NO video clips will be provided to students in Postal Mode.


This course aims to give an overview of English grammatical concepts and structures to students who need a basic grammar review. Students will learn and review verb tenses related to present, past, and future time frames, and meanwhile master the grammatical uses of nouns, pronouns, articles, prepositions of time, modals, questions, and imperatives. Students will understand and interact with basic, common English sentences in everyday communication.

Course Outline﹕

1. Nouns, Pronouns, Articles and Quantity
2. Simple Present, Simple Past and 'Used to'
3. Present Continuous, Past Continuous, Present Perfect
4. Will, Going to and Modal Verbs
5. Basic Question Forms, Wh-questions
6. Imperatives and Prepositions of Time

Course Duration﹕

Around 12 Weeks

Suggested Level﹕

Elementary or Primary School Level