CELPIP Writing Courses

 CELPIP Writing Courses

While our tutors will automatically focus on strengthening your weaknesses, we also offer targeted CELPIP writing courses to help you improve your:

* articles
* possessives
* punctuation
* tenses
* high-scoring structures
* sentence variety
* fluidity

1. CELPIP Course –
Articles

Among our CELPIP writing courses, we offer this program with an article focus. During these classes you will review, learn and practice the rules for using general and specific articles.

Class hours 6

Homework hours: 6

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2. CELPIP Writing Course –
Possessives

This program focuses on using possessives as part of improving your language efficiency. During these classes you will review learn and practice the rules for using the possessive ‘s’.

Class hours 3

Homework hours: 3

3. CELPIP Course – Punctuation

Among our CELPIP writing courses, we offer this program with a punctuation focus. During these classes you will learn and practice the rules for punctuating sentences with coordinating, correlative, and subordinating conjunctions.

Class hours 6

Homework hours: 6

4. CELPIP Writing Course – Tenses

This program focuses on tense accuracy and ensuring that you use the correct tense when referring to the present, past, and future. During these classes you will learn and practice the rules for using the basic simple & continuous tenses and the perfect simple & continuous tenses in both the passive and active voice.

Class hours 6

Homework hours: 6

5. CELPIP Writing Courses –
High-scoring Structures

Being able to draw on a range of complex structures to express yourself is critical to achieving a high score in any language proficiency test; so, among our CELPIP writing courses, we offer this program with a focus on high-scoring structures.

Class hours 6

Homework hours: 6

6. CELPIP Courses –
Sentence Variety

If you’re like most second language learners, you start all your sentences with a noun or pronoun. For a higher score in your CELPIP test, you need to start your sentences in other ways too. During these classes you will review, learn and practice using other sentence starters.

Class hours 6

Homework hours: 6

7. CELPIP Writing –
Fluidity

Learning to write fluidly, even for native English speakers, doesn’t necessarily come naturally, and a choppy style won’t earn you the higher CELPIP score you’re aiming for: so, among our CELPIP writing courses, we offer this fluidity focused program. During these classes you will review, learn, and practice smoothing out monotonous, choppy sentences to produce creamy, lumpless prose.

Class hours 6

Homework hours: 6

8. CELPIP Writing Course –
Language Efficiency

This program looks at several ways of reducing the wordiness in your writing to produce the ‘efficient’ language that CELPIP is looking for. During these classes you will review, learn and practice techniques for reducing wordiness.

Class hours 6

Homework hours: 6

9. CELPIP Course – Depth

CELPIP feedback invariably suggests adding more depth to your writing and speaking. In this course, you’ll discover what that means, and learn & practice where, and how, to do it.

Class hours 3

Homework hours: 3