Three-Part Grammar, Style and Usage: One-Day Program

Part I: Mastering Correct and Consistent Punctuation

Part 1 of Grammar, Style & Usage will cover basic sentence structure and consistent rules for using commas, semicolons, colons, hyphens, apostrophes and dashes. Then, it will discuss parts of speech, beginning with the correct use of pronouns.


Part II: Mastering the Pronoun and the Verb; Consistent Style and Correct Usage

Part 2 of Grammar, Style & Usage will concentrate on the verb with its tenses, voice and moods. It will discuss the participles, gerunds and infinitives and why it's so embarrassing to use them incorrectly.


Part III: Mastering Balance and Parallel Construction

Part 3 of Grammar, Style & Usage will treat the why and the how of using a stylebook for consistency. It will discuss balance and parallel construction and precise usage of troublesome words.