Title: English and Grammar Skills for Court Reporters – Part 2 2hrs (120 Min)
Presenter: Anita Paul Johnson, CSR-CCR-CRR-CRI-CPE-CCP-CBC-CSP
In this 2-hour seminar, we focus on punctuation, “word pairs,” hyphens, and how to use quotes. Participants will enjoy memorable, useful training with unforgettable results.
To review and perfect rules of punctuation, “word pairs” – which word is correct, hyphens, and how to use quotes in transcripts. Learning takes place by court reporters working with a partner, working in small groups, and participating in fun tests.
•Mastering punctuation – where it goes and when not to punctuate
•Review of “word pairs” and how to select the correct word (e.g. altogether, all together)
•When to hyphenate and when not to
•Proper quotes punctuation and single quotes in transcripts
Court reporters will sharpen their skills to punctuate transcripts properly, spell homophones correctly and select proper spellings when two words are close, they will learn the general rules and guidelines on when to hyphenate words, and how to apply proper quote concepts in transcripts.