Errors in the use of punctuation marks - Semicolons and Colons
A.Many of the "lite" products on the market bear little resemblance to their progenitors; non-fat cream cheese, for example, tastes completely different from the real thing.
B.Registered mail is one of the safest ways to ship valuables: jewelry, precious coins, stock certificates, and other irreplaceable items.
C.She was worn to a frazzle by the end of the day; with her five children at home.
D.The philosopher René Descartes elevated the significance of human thought with a simple summation: "I think, therefore I am."
the answer is a.
english II - Ms. Sue, Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at 6:20pm
I disagree with your answer.
english II - Shaquitta, Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at 6:23pm
English II - Writeacher, Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at 6:27pm
Remember that semicolons should be separating EQUAL things: two clauses, two parallel phrases; etc.