Start studying comma quiz learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Rags to riches: answer questions in a quest for fame and fortune commas galore practice with commas tools. How much do you know about punctuation marks test yourself with this bitesize primary ks2 english guide and punctuation quiz. Commas are one of the most important kinds of punctuation a comma in the wrong place can change the meaning of your sentence a comma in the wrong place can change the meaning of your sentence in each example, choose the incorrect sentence. Commas are used to make your writing more clear to the reader use commas to separate items in a list of three or more a comma is needed between independent clauses when they are joined by the words and, or, for, nor, so, but, or yet. This quiz will ask a series of multiple choice questions regarding the use of commas in different forms after every question is answered, the correct choice will appear and give an explanation as to why it is correct. How good are you at grammar how many grammar mistakes can you spot how well do you know grammar grammar quiz.
The guide to grammar and writing is sponsored by the capital community college foundation, a nonprofit 501 c-3 organization that supports scholarships, faculty development, and curriculum innovationif you feel we have provided something of value and wish to show your appreciation, you can assist the college and its students with. Quiz on comma usage directions: click on the paragraph, please and a paragraph will appear in the top text-area insert the necessary commas when you are finished, click on insert the necessary commas. The comma is an important punctuation mark with many uses in this quiz we'll practice using commas in a list, or commas to separate a series of items look at the comma placement in each sentence, and decide which one is using the commas properly. Exercise : comma exercise 1 add commas as needed in the sentences below on the line to the left of each sentence, write the number of the appropriate comma rule (click here to see the rules) if the sentence is correct as it is, write c on the line and refer to the appropriate rule in parentheses after the sentence.
Punctuation is easy if you know what all those squiggly marks are supposed to mean so we thought of designing this cool punctuation worksheet to help you get some practice doing that. If you want to improve your writing, comma confidence will set you free take this comma quiz and learn the rules. These exercises ask you to use commas appropriately in sentences, after introductions, and with nonessential elements print the exercises and click the go to answers link to see the answers for this exercise. How do you use the oxford comma what’s the difference between an en dash and an em dash how do you use ellipses test your knowledge of english punctuation with this quiz.
Comma quiz. The comma goes between the items in your list, but not before 'and' 2 which of these sentences has the comma in the right place the correct answer is: c the comma. Comma placement to set off appositives instructions each sentence below contains an appositive, a word or phrase next to the noun that renames or describes that noun since appositives are set off by commas, each sentence should, therefore, contain a comma or commas decide which choice contains the sentence with the correctly placed. Commas quiz 1 1 for each of the following, choose the sentence with the correct comma placement for each of the following, choose the sentence with the correct.
Using commas with transition words for passage of time is an important skill to build for early readers read each sentence and decide which one uses commas correctly. The color choices for the new model were olympic silver, gold, red, and blue the color choices for the new model were: olympic silver, gold, red, and blue.
Comma, colon, semicolon, or period quiz show all questions which of the following has correct punctuation having examined all the data gathered for my. To learn more about punctuation, see language network, chapter 11, pages 248-275 punctuation. Familiarize yourself with the following comma rules comma rules 1 use commas to separate items in a series (a) if all items in a series are joined by and or or, do not use commas to separate them (b) independent continue reading. Comma usage - enclosure read the following sentences carefully insert commas where they are necessary. Punctuation quiz 17 june 2006 ready for a quiz over lesson 2 here are ten multiple choice questions you must answer each question in order or the quiz will not show you the right answers or your score. Recognize various uses for commas set off or separate words to clarify meaning and avoid confusion.
Comma packet my comma became a(n) _____ comma uses comma rule #1 – the comma in a series: use commas to separate items in a. Quizlet provides commas activities, flashcards and games start learning today for free. 296english language (esl) quizzes covering grammar, usage and vocabulary register to get access to all 518 quizzes. A should the comma after pizza follow the quotation marks b or should the comma after old precede the quotation marks 7 fifteen uncooked popcorn kernels, and a few grains of salt littered the front of robert's shirt as he slouched in the theater seat a should you add a comma after fifteen b or should you remove the comma after. Fun language arts practice improve your skills with free problems in 'commas: review' and thousands of other practice lessons. Bbc skillswise enables adults to improve reading, writing and number skills level one and entry level three literacy and numeracy resources - worksheets, quizzes and games.