EnteThe course provides the analytical and conceptual tools for in-depth description of the English Clause. It will
equip the students with knowledge of clausal types and their different functions in discourse. It will focus attention
on the formal and functional characteristics of clausal elements, and on the various clausal patterns into which
their configuration may result. There will be some explorations of the processes of conjoining clauses, the
functional relationships which obtain among conjoined clauses. This course will place the student-teacher in a
better position to teach clauses to the primary and the junior high school pupils. This course will be delivered
through whole class discussions, small group discussions, presentations as well as individual work. Students will
be assessed through quizzes, assignments and examinations. r a short description of the course.