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Common English Writing Mistakes French Speakers Make - Part 1

Eliminate common mistakes for a more authentic English writing style.


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  • Duration 2 days
  • Regular fee 885
  • Preferential fee 775?
  • Locations
    • Montreal
    • Gatineau
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To provide French speakers with the knowledge and skills required to identify and correct the most common mistakes by putting into practice the rules and conventions of contemporary English writing.

Targeted audience

Any French-speaking audience.


Basic knowledge of the English language.

Training Details


  • Word order and sentence structure (adjectives, adverbs and other parts of speech)
  • Tips and tricks for choosing the right preposition (in, at, on, to and others)
  • Using the gerund (the -ing form of the verb)
  • Using the infinitive
  • Count and non-count nouns
  • Using the definite article (the)
  • Using the apostrophe and the hyphen
  • Useful language tools (online, reference books and others)

General Note

Note: Explanations may be provided in French in order to ensure a good understanding of the concepts covered. This course does not include a review of verb tenses, which is covered in Course CM115.

Customer Testimonials

The course is very well-structured and adapted to our needs. Exactly what I was looking for. Annie is fantastic!

Kristel M. / Directrice des finances, Bluestreak Technology

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*Unless stated otherwise, all sessions are in French.
  • Montreal

    October 29 to October 30 2019 - CONFIRMED

  • Gatineau

    March 30 to March 31 2020

  • Montreal

    May 12 to May 13 2020

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