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Getting to grips with grammar


Date

28 Mar 2017

Time

04:00:00 PM

Location

Online

Details

Summary:

An essential refresher for PR professionals who need to produce high-quality written work. If you've ever been confused about where to place an apostrophe or how to use a semicolon properly, this is the course for you. Whether you are drafting a press release, email, proposal, feature or web page, you need to be confident that your work will pass scrutiny.

Event Type: Webinar

Places available: 50

Places remaining: 7

Trainer: Emma Ewing MPRCA

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Ticket Type Non Member Price (excl VAT) Member Price (excl VAT)
Non-Members tickets for Getting to grips with grammar (28 Mar 17) £120.00 £95.00 Login or register to book

Event Overview

How will attendees benefit
This course will give you the confidence to use punctuation and sentence structure correctly and address common English grammar mistakes in a commonsense and light-hearted format.  It will  provide reassurance to every writer and provide delegates with a renewed confidence in the documents they produce.

Who should attend
This seminar is ideal for all PR professionals who have to write or edit work on a day-to-day basis.

What will attendees learn

  • Grammar myths explored
  • What makes a sentence a sentence
  • Placing commas correctly
  • Semicolons and colons: when and why to use them
  • Apostrophes: never confuse it's and its again
  • Getting plurals right
  • Differences between American and British English
  • Your personal grammar questions answered

Materials
Attendees will receive comprehensive course notes.