Objectives of the trainingTo 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 audienceAny French-speaking audience.
PrerequisiteBasic knowledge of the English language.
- Problems related to the use of the singular and plural forms: agreement of indefinite pronouns, irregular plurals
- Particular verb forms such as the subjunctive, the conditional and reported speech
- Modal verbs (can, could, would, should, etc.) and their various uses
- Specific problematic words (this/that, wish/hope, who/whom/whomever, when/whenever, have to/need to/must, etc.)
- Common structural errors
Explanations may be provided in French in order to ensure a good understanding of the concepts covered.