Grammar Focus Level Guidelines


ESL Grammar Levels

Focus, Review. Introduce

 

 

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Simple Present

Focus

Focus

Review

Review

Simple Past

Focus

Focus

Review

Review

Simple Future

Focus

Focus

Review

Review

Present Progressive

Focus

Focus

Review

Review

Past Progressive

Intro

Focus

Review

Review

Future Progressive

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Intro

Review

Present Perfect

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Focus

Focus

Review

Past Perfect

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Focus

Review

Future Perfect

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Intro

Present Perfect Progressive

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Intro

Focus

Review

Past Perfect Progressive

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Intro

Future Perfect Progressive

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Intro

Questions

Focus

Focus

Review

Review

Modals

Focus –

Basic

Focus

Basic

Focus – Advanced

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Past Modals

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Intro

Focus

Passive Voice

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Intro-

Simple Past

Focus

Review

Comparatives/Superlatives

Focus

basic

Focus

Review

Review

Prepositions

Focus

time and place

Focus

Review

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Gerunds and Infinitives

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Intro

Focus

Review - Basic

Intro- Passive

Count/Non Count Nouns

Focus

Focus

Review

Review

Articles

Focus

Focus

Review

Review

Conditionals – Present real

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Intro

Focus

Review

Conditionals – Present unreal

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Intro

Focus

Conditionals - Past

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Focus

 

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Causatives

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Intro

(make, let, help)

Focus

Review

Subjunctive

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Focus

Quoted/Reported Speech

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Focus

Focus - All

Noun Clauses

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Intro

(object position)

Focus

Adjective Clauses

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Focus

Subject/Object Relative Pronouns

Focus

All

 

Adverb Clauses – Time

when, after, as soon as…

Intro

Focus

Review

Review

 

Adverb Clauses – Place

where, wherever

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Intro

Focus

 

Adverb Clauses- Reason

because, since

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Intro

Focus

Review

 

Adverb Clauses-Result

So that, such…that

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Intro

Focus

 

Adverb Clauses – Concession

Although, even though, etc

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Intro

Focus

Review

 

Adverb Clauses – Condition

if, in case, unless, provided that

 

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Intro-

(Real)

Review

(Real)

Focus

(Unreal)

Coordinating Conjunctions

Focus-

and, so , but, or

Focus

and, so ,but, or

Review

Focus -

All

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Transitions

Focus

 

First

Then

Next

After that

Later

Finally

 

Focus

 

First

Then

Next

After that

Later

Finally

 

For example

For instance

 

In addition

Also

Focus

However

 

Therefore

 

In comparison

Similarly

Likewise

Focus

Afterwards

 

Furthermore

Moreover

Besides

 

Nevertheless

Nonetheless

Even so

 

Therefore,

As a result, Consequently

Thus

Hence

 

Otherwise

 

Indeed

In fact,

As a matter of fact

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Grammar Focus Level Guide