Business Writing Series: Highlights of Grammar and Punctuation

Course Details


Tuesday, February 19, 2019

9:00am – 11:00am
(Registration: 8:30am)

Field of Study


Course Number


CPE Credit

2.0 hours CPE credit

Level of Knowledge



CalCPA Education Foundation




People judge intelligence, professionalism, and competence based on grammar and punctuation. Don't let simple errors undermine the messaging or hamper the opportunity to move ahead in an organization.

In this fast-paced webinar, learn the secrets to common grammar and punctuation issues, including singular-plural agreement, sentence structure, and dangling modifiers. Also, review correct usage of the comma, hyphen, apostrophe, and semicolon..

Materials are provided as an ebook for this course.


  • Independent and dependent clauses in a sentence.
  • Gender appropriate language.
  • Errors in singular-plural agreement.
  • Dangling modifiers.


  • Identify independent and dependent clauses in a sentence.
  • Use gender appropriate language.
  • Correct errors in singular-plural agreement.
  • Correct dangling modifiers.
  • Correct errors in comma usage.
  • Correct errors in use of the apostrophe, hyphen, and semicolon.

Designed For

Young professionals, staff and managers.

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Course Pricing

Member Fee

Applicable if you are a HSCPA member in good standing.

Non-Member Fee

Applicable if you are not a HSCPA member.

Your Price $94.00

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