Explore the Right Approach to Write – Develop Effective Communication Skills

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Chapters
Introduction Part 1 Basic Grammar
Introduction
Word classes(or parts of speech)
The grammatical structure
Nouns
Noun types
Concrete and abstract common nouns
Countable and uncountable nouns
Noun gender
Singular and plural nouns
Collective(or group) nouns
Compound nouns
Possessive forms of nouns
Pronouns
Pronoun types
Personal and possessive pronouns
Reflexive pronouns
Relative pronouns
Interrogative pronouns
Reciprocal pronouns
Demonstrative pronouns
Indefinite pronouns
Adjectives
Adjective forms
Intensifiers
Verbs
Verb forms
Verb classes
Participles
Verbals and gerunds
Split infinitives
Phrasal verbs
Verbs in idioms
Different forms of primary and auxiliary verbs
Adverbs
Main types of adverbs
Position of an adverb
Prepositions
Prepositions in idioms and phrasal verbs
Conjunctions
Classes of conjunction
Determiners and Interjections
Kinds of determiners
Interjections(Exclamations!)
Particles
Phrases, clauses and Sentences
Types of phrases
Clauses
Clause elements
Active voice
Passive voice
Finite clauses
Non-finite clauses
Classification of clauses
Classification of subordinate clauses
Sentences
Sentence construction
Sentence types
Tenses
A summary of tenses(Active voice)

Part 2 Punctuation
Punctuation
Apostrophe
Some common contractions
Round brackets or parentheses
Square brackets
Capital letters
Colon
Comma
Clauses
Currency in the USA
Dash
Ellipses(dot dot dot)
Exclamation mark
Footnotes
Full stop
Hyphen
Paragraph
Question mark
Quotation marks
Semicolon
Slash
Asterisk
Word-processing symbols( or marks)

Part 3 Troublesome Words and Phrases

Troublesome words and phrases – an A-Z order

Part 4 Get Down to Communicate

Get Down to Communicate
Style of addressing the reader
The superscription
Social letters
Parts of a letter
Salutation and complimentary remarks
Think about the recipient
Congratulations on passing exams from an uncle
This is to wish a colleague good luck in a new post
Congratulations on the engagement of a close friend
Letters of sympathy
Letter of condolence – death of an acquaintance
Letter of condolence – death of a close friend’s wife
Hospital visit
Letter of sympathy – a colleague in hospital
Get well messages
Get well message from colleagues sympathising about illness
Invitations
Invitation to a house-warming party
Replying to invitations
Acceptance of an invitation to a house-warming party
A letter of refusal to join a house-warming party
Far away friends
A letter to develop a friendship with someone you met on holiday
Business letter writing
Enquiring about supplies
Opening a credit account
Confirming the opening of a credit account
A quotation for goods or services
Accepting a quotation
Rejecting a quotation
Sales letters
Money matters
Declining a sales order
Employment matters
A CV or Resume
CV styles
A CV for a graduate
A letter of application for the post of a trainee graduate in IT field
Faxes (facsimile) and e-mail messages

Glossary
Index

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