Tour the world of commas, colons, dashes and various verb and pronoun problems!

Untangle your syntax! Tackle unfounded grammar superstitions that have haunted you since childhood! Through a lively, interactive approach, this three-part grammar survey teaches you to find and fix mistakes common in adults’ writing and speech. The goal is greater precision, control and authority in your oral and written communications.


Brief Bio

Ellen Jovin is a co-founder of Syntaxis, a Manhattan-based communication-skills training firm, and the creator of Words & Worlds of New York, a website dedicated to the many languages (and the grammar!) of New York City.

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  • Grammar for Grown Ups

    First Session: Mon, Mar 6, 2017, 6:30 pm - 8 pm

    Instructor: Ellen Jovin

    Day(s): Monday

    Sessions: 3

    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: Room To Be Assigned

    Price: from $90.00

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