SPELLING & GRAMMAR

ENGLISH

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Not only does good grammar and spelling make all the difference in an exam; stopping you from losing loads of easy points. Grammar and spelling is also a critical skill to help you help your kids, write formal letters and apply for jobs.

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Look, say, cover, write, check
Look, say, cover, write, check

In this animated video we look at a simple technique to help you improve how you study and practice your spelling with the ‘Look, Say, Cover, Write and Check’ method. Animated video – 3 …

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Commonly misspelled words
Commonly misspelled words

There are many words in the English language that confuse native English speakers as well as speakers of other languages. In this video we are going to take a look at some commonly confused spellings as well as some tips to help avoid those mistakes! Video – 7 …

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Full Stops
Full Stops

Knowing when, and where, to use full stops correctly in a piece of text is critical to helping your readers understand your message. In this video we look at some tools and techniques to help you make effective use of full stops. Video – 3 …

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Complex language
Complex language

This module will help you to recognise and use complex sentences. Interactive …

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Spelling rules: plural nouns
Spelling rules: plural nouns

This short video will help you remember the basic spelling rules to convert words into their plural form. Video presentation – 7 …

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Spelling nightmares
Spelling nightmares

This is a two part video looking at common spelling mistakes in the English language. VIDEO: Part 1  -5 minutes VIDEO: Part 2 – 4 minutes   Recommended resources (off site links) Superprof – a great higher level look at why our language is the way it is and some helpful tips Wikihow – beautifully laid out spelling examples. American but …

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How to spell plurals
How to spell plurals

LESSON: 10min Interactive online module Includes 3 different spelling quizzes. This unit is designed to help you spot when and how to change a word to indicate it is a plural and not a …

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Their and there
Their and there

A short module to explain the difference between the words “there” and “their”. Link to interactive unit Duration 15mins INCLUDES 3 match the word quiz …

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Proper Nouns
Proper Nouns

Video – Powtoon – when to use a proper noun : 6min Quiz – interactive Proper Noun matching exercise : 5 …

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