Basic English Writing Workshop

Developing a solid foundation in English will not only help you create correct sentences, but will also make it easier to improve your communication skills in both spoken and written English.

This workshop is for supervisory and executive level personnel who have to write letters, summaries, memos, emails or SMSes on a daily basis. Participants will be given  grammar drills and English writing exercises. They will also be shown some typical mistakes made by Malaysians when writing in English and the correct way to write.

 

Objectives:

  • To learn the basics of the English language

  • To demonstrate how sentences are constructed, and how tenses and punctuation affect the meaning of a sentence

  • To be able to write clear and concise business letters and emails in appropriate format

 

 

Key Benefits:

  • Learn how to arrange vocabulary and make meaningful expressions

  • Point out common errors and corrections in English

  • Learn the basics on content organisation

  • Avoid unnecessary jargon and too many specialist terms

 

Programme Outline:

  • Word Classification or Parts of Speech

  • Essential Grammar

  • Common Errors in Malaysian English

  • Tips for Effective Business Writing

  • Letter Writing Practice

  • Writing Emails

  • Writing Summaries