Lecture 4

When you click on a topic on the list below, a web page will open with the text of the lecture. At the top of each written lecture is a link to the sound recording for that lecture. When you click on the "listen to the lecture" link, your computer will open your RealAudio Player to play that section of my discussion for this session.  You should have your reading materials in hand as you listen so that you can more easily follow the discussion.  Also, please send me any questions or comments at my email address at patbyrd@comcast.net

Topic 1 Phrases & Clauses Defined
Topic 2 Phrases in Discourse
Topic 3 Table 3.1 Main Forms of the Verb Phrase
Topic 4 Examples
Topic 5 Being a Clever & Efficient Scholar of English Grammar
  • Do the PowerPoint Presentation for Chapter 3 in the Longman Student Grammar of Spoken and Written English. The PowerPoint materials are written to help you understand the content of the Longman Student Grammar. You will probably benefit from doing the PowerPoint materials before you read Chapter 3.
  • PowerPoint Overview of Chapter 3

  • Do Quiz Set 3 to test your understanding of the content in Chapter 3 of the Longman Student Grammar. You can find all the quizzes at http://www.gsu.edu/~eslhpb/quiz. You'll need the ID and Password to enter the quiz website. You can email me if you can't remember those!