Introduction to phonetics and grammar- Growth and development.
English sound system - Speech mechanism and organs of speech-Classification of Sounds Vowels and Consonants - Description - Syllable structure - IPA and RP - Phonology, Phonemes, Allophones, Suprasegmentals-pitch, stress, intonation-transcription.
Syntax - types of sentences-Sentence patterns- Clauses and Phrases-Order of words- Normal and Inverted-Conversion-Concord.
Tense - verb forms-degrees of comparison-articles - Remedial grammar-error identification.
Mechanics of writing-linkers-punctuation-markers-written composition-narrative, descriptive, argumentative etc.