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English
Wiesel uses punctuation within dialogue to capture the brutal, abusive nature of the SS soldiers. The use of punctuation also demonstrates the emotion the character is feeling. “Faster you flea-ridden dogs!” and “Faster you filthy dogs!” With the effective use of punctuation ...
Saturday, March 19, 2011 at 11:17pm by SS

Punctuation
I need to be sure that I punctuated these sentences properly. Each group emphasizes on a particular punctuation mark. Punctuation within Sentences—Colon 1.
Monday, March 19, 2007 at 5:49pm by Beth

English grammar
All looks good except for one punctuation error, which shows up twice. A period or comma needs to come before the closing quotation mark -- 'a beggar.' and 'children.' http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/grammar/g_quote.html Scroll down to Punctuation with Quotation Marks ...
Monday, December 10, 2007 at 8:46am by Writeacher

english
Here are some links and don't miss the You-tube of Victor Borge (the great Dane) and his "punctuation" in speech! http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=punctuation+for+%22sigh%22 Sra
Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at 5:22pm by SraJMcGin

English
Are the "Notes on Punctuation" by Lewis Thomas actually about punctuation? We were asked to "close read" it and I'm sure the author had other messages to get out other than punctuation. I looked Lewis Thomas up on google and found that he was quite into biology. Can anyone ...
Monday, November 12, 2007 at 2:37pm by Samantha

English
I have seen free verse without punctuation, but I have to tell you it runs together and gets me confused and often lost. Most free verse poets use punctuation to break thoughts, and to separate ideas.
Tuesday, October 20, 2009 at 7:33pm by bobpursley

english
What is the correct punctuation for this sentence? Free of the restrictions of the real world,her characters reveal theirselves like they truly are. That punctuation is correct. Although the punctuation is correct, there are errors in the sentence. It should read this way: ...
Wednesday, March 7, 2007 at 7:01pm by josh

english/punctuation
Add punctuation to the paragraph. You must be kidding! How can I possibly finish all this homework, and still find time to clean up this mess? I never imagined that one puppy could create so many messes in just a few hours! Didn't I lock the gate before I went to school ...
Monday, February 1, 2010 at 11:11pm by Marie

COM/155
What a fun assignment, although not the first time I've seen it. Some of the corrections would depend upon your textbook, instructions, American English punctuation vs British English punctuation. Basic question for you: have you lined up the errors with the number you are to ...
Sunday, January 23, 2011 at 12:01pm by SraJMcGin

3 grade english
I think 2, 3, and 4 are correct. Rethink #1 -- the missing punctuation at the beginning has misled him about what the first sentence is: People of all ages can play basketball. Young children join sports clubs in their towns and learn how to dribble, pass,and shoot. With the ...
Thursday, March 1, 2012 at 6:38pm by Writeacher

english/punctuation
Add punctuation to the paragraph. You must be kidding, how can I possibly finish all this homework, and still find time to clean up this mess! I never imagined that one puppy could create so many messes in just a few hours! Dind't I lock the gate before I went to school ...
Monday, February 1, 2010 at 9:23pm by Marie

English / Grammar
Please check the following sentences and let me know if they are correct. Thank you in advance!! Rewrite the following sentences, focusing on the grammar area specified before the sentence. If the sentence is already correct, write No Change. Punctuation within Sentences—Colon...
Friday, July 6, 2007 at 6:41pm by Maggie

English
Run-ons occur when two (or more) sentences run together without any punctuation or with only a comma (comma splice). Which one is really two sentences with no punctuation to separate them?
Saturday, November 10, 2007 at 10:10pm by Writeacher

English
free verse does not mean don't use needed punctuation or capitalization. As I searched for examples of free verse, I found many that didn't have punctuation (which caused ideas and thoughts to run together) and didn't have capitalization, which distracts from the meaning.
Tuesday, October 20, 2009 at 7:33pm by Ben

English - punctuation
If the quote is a question but it needs a comma after it to separate it from the rest of the sentence, how are the two punctuation marks put together? For example, The king continued to question the boy saying, "Where were you?", but the boy refused to answer. Are the question...
Sunday, October 4, 2009 at 7:36am by Mary

english
The following sentence is missing punctuation: “The crowd upset by the delay began to chant loudly for the band to appear.” Explain where the error has occurred in this sentence and how it can be fixed. 6. Identify which one of the following sentences is missing punctuation. ...
Friday, October 5, 2012 at 2:45pm by cathy

Punctuation and period
You're probably right -- but I've never seen statistics on the use of these marks of punctuation.
Monday, October 22, 2012 at 2:39pm by Ms. Sue

riddle
ACK! I would guess "poor punctuation." This is nearly impossible to read. Did it come with that lack of punctuation?
Tuesday, February 2, 2010 at 8:54am by MattFromAsia

English
I need a copy of Level 6 Shurley English capitalization and punctuation Rules. Plz help!
Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 3:59pm by Kreston

English
Thabo or Ephrime or whoever, You'd do better in English if you were to check your spelling, capitalization, punctuation, and spacing.
Monday, February 7, 2011 at 11:44pm by Writeacher

English
Series titles should be in quotation marks, and book titles should be italicized. http://its.uncg.edu/Style_Guide/Punctuation/
Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at 7:02pm by Ms. Sue

English
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/ Click on the Word & Sentence Level menu and scroll until you find the section on Punctuation. Then it'll depend on which marks of punctuation you need help with. Commas are the most tricky, but there's help here for everything. =)
Sunday, May 4, 2008 at 9:47pm by Writeacher

english
The paragraph should demonstrate your ability to use sentence variety and proper punctuation. Your audience is your classmates. Begin with a 2-3 sentence description of the scene. Then add 6-8 lines of dialogue to complete your narrative. Use a variety of punctuation to add ...
Monday, November 29, 2010 at 2:58pm by reeves

English
Errors in the use of punctuation marks - Use of Quotation Marks and Terminal Punctuation Answer Several universities in the city offer the following degrees: B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Must students write a research paper and pass a written examination in order to receive an M.A.? ...
Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 2:29am by Kimberly

Grammar and punctuation
I know. It's not always an easy concept, and the website I usually refer to for excellent explanations of this is not functioning right now ... it's in Connecticut and is no doubt out of commission because of the superstorm. =( There should not be any punctuation between the ...
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 11:24am by Writeacher

punctuation spelling and Capitalization Mistakes.
i the punctuation correct i did as much as i could When you proofread look for punctuation spelling and capitalization mistakes.
Monday, April 4, 2011 at 1:11pm by yelena

english II
Errors in the use of punctuation marks - Use of Quotation Marks and Terminal Punctuation the answer is d. A.Several universities in the city offer the following degrees: B.A., M.A., Ph.D. B.Must students write a research paper and pass a written examination in order to receive...
Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at 7:00pm by Shaquitta

english II
Errors in the use of punctuation marks - Use of Quotation Marks and Terminal Punctuation Answer Several universities in the city offer the following degrees: B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Must students write a research paper and pass a written examination in order to receive an M.A.? ...
Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at 6:58pm by Kimberly

English
8) The lawyer suspects of the Hyde’s possible knowledge = drop "of the" = The lawyer suspects Hyde's possible knowledge..... A question about your English. First I saw: 3) Hyde shrinks back with a "hissing intake of breath". = with the period outside the "quotes" I suspected ...
Monday, March 15, 2010 at 7:31pm by SraJMcGin

punctuation and grammar
My little sister is a big baby; she cries all the time. is this punctuation right? compound sentences use semicolons but iam not sure if this is one?
Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at 9:41pm by sharon

English Lit
I don't think they mean punctuation. I think they are talking about why the writer used a specific vocabulary. Do the words have a double meaning? Are they in a different language? Are they chosen to protray a specific mood? Are they chosen for sound? Now... the other ...
Tuesday, September 23, 2008 at 2:50pm by GuruBlue

english
Be sure to learn proper capitalization and punctuation, too! Are you learning English? Yes, I am learning English.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 9:28am by Writeacher

English
rules of punctuation
Sunday, May 4, 2008 at 9:47pm by Anonymous

grammar
Is your question about punctuation? I would advise a comma after the word "base". For the reason, see Rule 10 of http://www.grammarbook.com/punctuation/commas.asp
Thursday, January 22, 2009 at 5:44am by drwls

ENGLISH 11
can i get help with my punctuation homework
Monday, October 29, 2007 at 7:16pm by ERIC

english
so is it proper punctuation for the ..... between "where "and "the"
Saturday, January 30, 2010 at 2:07pm by deborah

English
All punctuation is correct.
Sunday, February 27, 2011 at 11:11pm by Ms. Sue

English
All punctuation is correct.
Sunday, February 27, 2011 at 11:14pm by Ms. Sue

English/Punctuation/Grammar
Yes, it's correct.
Wednesday, August 3, 2011 at 8:58pm by Writeacher

English
Was my grammar and punctuation okay in the paragraph?
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 8:24pm by Dakota

Grammar
Are these answers correct? Punctuation within Sentences—Colon 1. The book had three different features: a hard-bound cover, a ribbon for a bookmark, and the author’s signature. Punctuation within Sentences—Colon 2. German grammar is simple: In that language, there are no ...
Friday, July 6, 2007 at 8:15pm by Marvin

college resume
I think it's wordy in places. Capitalization and some punctuation need work, too. I have no experience with electronically submitted resumes, though, so the missing capital letters and punctuation may not matter.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 12:49pm by Writeacher

Punctuation and period
The most commonly used mark of punctuation is the _____ A) comma B) period I answered B
Monday, October 22, 2012 at 2:39pm by Marie

English
This site should help you. http://lilt.ilstu.edu/golson/punctuation/colon.html
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 5:57pm by Ms. Sue

English
See Rule 5. http://www.grammarbook.com/punctuation/quotes.asp
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 5:07pm by Ms. Sue

GRAMMAR
Correct Punctuation, Spelling, Grammar etc. 1. Here's the slice of cake you asked for. 2. You should always check your grammar, spelling, and punctuation when transcribing. 3. He denies any fever, chills, night sweats, and weight loss. 4. Since the previous scan the patient ...
Friday, July 29, 2011 at 10:47pm by Leslie-To:Writeacher

english
We're going to dance. correct punctuation
Monday, June 1, 2009 at 3:37pm by Mandy

english
"This will not be endured!"he roared. correct punctuation
Monday, June 1, 2009 at 4:39pm by Mandy

english
is the punctuation good or does this need to be revised?
Friday, January 29, 2010 at 12:49pm by deborah

English
before the end punctuation mark
Sunday, April 25, 2010 at 8:55pm by christopher

English. Punctuation and Mechanics
Which do YOU THINK is correct?
Monday, January 23, 2012 at 4:55pm by Writeacher

English. Punctuation and Mechanics
I don't know. That's why I posted it on here.
Monday, January 23, 2012 at 4:55pm by Michelle

English
is ... not his ... but the end punctuation is now correct.
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 6:31pm by Writeacher

Grammar
Proofread sentence and insert punctuation as required. The work up revealed the surface was of no real concern at this time. Answer: No punctuation required - fine as is.
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 10:34pm by Leslie

english
Hopefully the following link with the rules for capitalization will help you: http://www.grammarbook.com/punctuation/capital.asp If you simply say Earth is a planet, no you do not capitalize the word planet. If you consider BOTH words the proper name, then you would. Sra
Saturday, February 7, 2009 at 9:55am by SraJMcGin

Punctuation within Sentences—Parentheses
(Someone had rear-ended her the night before.) Punctuation goes within the parens. for a full, stand-alone sentence.
Thursday, August 24, 2006 at 8:15pm by edith

English
Please help me with English grammar, especailly punctuation on the following sentence (Thanks in advance): It is essential that we have a complete, itemized up-to-date bill, whether paid or not, for use at the evidence deposition.
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 1:10am by Yelena

english
In a Word document, write a narrative paragraph that uses dialogue. The paragraph should demonstrate your ability to use sentence variety and proper punctuation. Your audience is your classmates. Begin with a 2-3 sentence description of the scene. Then add 6-8 lines of ...
Sunday, November 28, 2010 at 7:20pm by lakesha

english
I know your asking for english assistance but there are 2 problems for me. One I dont know what you supposed to do to this sentence. Are you looking for punctuation issues do you need to reword...etc. and second your english is not that great in your question. Try to copy and ...
Monday, January 30, 2012 at 8:29pm by Phil Rewa

english
Did you see that car accident?! correct punctuation
Monday, June 1, 2009 at 4:38pm by Mandy

English
In a free verse poem do you need punctuation?
Tuesday, October 20, 2009 at 7:33pm by Rebekah

English
#3 is correct; the others have punctuation issues.
Thursday, November 5, 2009 at 10:30pm by Writeacher

English
Which of these is a matter of "mechanics"? a)punctuation b)capitalization c)spelling
Thursday, November 5, 2009 at 11:05pm by Kayla

english
Yes, but don't forget the proper punctuation for a sentence. Sra
Sunday, September 26, 2010 at 11:14pm by SraJMcGin

English
Neither. They lack appropriate capitalization and punctuation.
Sunday, August 5, 2012 at 1:53pm by Ms. Sue

English
Add correct end punctuation and re-post.
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 6:31pm by Writeacher

english
Correct. What punctuation SHOULD be used, do you think?
Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 2:37pm by Writeacher

English
There is no rule for putting a comma after To. As this site explains, we use a colon after To in memos. http://www.whitesmoke.com/punctuation-colon.html
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 2:23pm by Ms. Sue

English
Mr Darcy feels attracted by her = feeks attracted TO her... Everything else looks fine. I notice you use British English punctuation and spelling, so I'll not change any of that! Sra
Monday, February 8, 2010 at 3:25pm by SraJMcGin

English
jeffery, please do work on your spelling and punctuation. It's very difficult to see your "question" in what you wrote. English sentence Liz thought (plus commas and question mark) =)
Friday, September 7, 2007 at 7:40am by Writeacher

English
English - Writeacher, Friday, December 7, 2012 at 11:14pm ... Remove "that" just before quoted lines, and use proper punctuation before each quotation. <~~??? ...
Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 11:58am by Writeacher

English punctuation
Plural use of "guns" would be better. =)
Thursday, April 24, 2008 at 8:44am by Writeacher

english
Is the punctuation in the following sentance correct. If you can, will you make me a sandwich?
Tuesday, March 3, 2009 at 3:03pm by austin

English--5th
True. The correct punctuation is missing. Sra
Thursday, August 20, 2009 at 1:22am by SraJMcGin

English
There should be no punctuation in that sentence except the period at the end.
Thursday, January 27, 2011 at 10:51pm by Writeacher

English
Please post your corrections. Then I'll be glad to correct your punctuation.
Friday, January 20, 2012 at 6:54pm by Ms. Sue

english
You may be right. I'm pretty rusty on the details of this kind of punctuation.
Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 7:03pm by Ms. Sue

English
http://owlet.letu.edu/grammarlinks/punctuation/punct4d.html
Saturday, October 15, 2011 at 6:35pm by Ms. Sue

English
Lewis Thomas wrote on many subjects. I believe that he intended this to be a humorous essay, as opposed to most very dry and boring explanations of punctuation. Other teachers may want to comment on this essay -- http://www-personal.umich.edu/~jlawler/punctuation.html http://...
Monday, November 12, 2007 at 2:37pm by Ms. Sue

english
Punctuation within Sentences—Dash 1.Her mind flew so quickly—she had so much to remember—that she forgot to stop at the light.2.The gardener—took the hoe and the shovel—and began to plant the flowers. Punctuation within Sentences—Hyphen 1.You will need to- write both short and...
Friday, December 14, 2007 at 6:54pm by Mckenzie

basic english
What mark of punctuation is most closely associated with interjections
Wednesday, May 7, 2008 at 5:19pm by patty

english
my garden is full of water,because of yesterday's rain . correct punctuation
Monday, June 1, 2009 at 12:29am by Mandy

English
Yes, the punctuation is correct. The name "Smith" needs a capital S, however.
Monday, June 1, 2009 at 12:52pm by Writeacher

english
Yes, the punctuation is correct. However "lots" should be singular -- without the 's.'
Monday, June 1, 2009 at 4:42pm by Ms. Sue

english
My garden is full of water, because of yesterday's rain. correct punctuation
Monday, June 1, 2009 at 5:49pm by Mandy

english
using appropriate punctuation, including plurals and possessives in writing.
Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 12:31am by shanell

English/Punctuation/Grammar
my garden is full of water,because of yesterday's rain.
Wednesday, August 3, 2011 at 8:58pm by ashly

English
#3 is a comma splice. Fix the punctuation. Everything else looks fine.
Monday, April 16, 2012 at 12:42pm by Writeacher

english II
Errors in the use of punctuation marks - Use of Quotation Marks and Terminal Punctuation the answer is a. A."What is my name?" Rumpelstiltskin asked the miller's daughter. B.Next week the class is going to study folk songs and spirituals that we learned as children: "Sweet ...
Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at 6:55pm by Shaquitta

english II
Errors in the use of punctuation marks - Use of Quotation Marks and Terminal Punctuation the answer is b. A."What is my name?" Rumpelstiltskin asked the miller's daughter. B.Next week the class is going to study folk songs and spirituals that we learned as children: "Sweet ...
Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at 7:40pm by Shaquitta

English
1. I'd have the student revise this sentence because "gets speaking" is not standard phrasing. I'd also want the student to check all spelling. And finally, I'd have the student tell me what kind of sentence this is (simple, compound, complex, or what?) and what punctuation it...
Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 6:45pm by Writeacher

english
Punctuation is very much a part of whether a sentence is correct in English, and most other languages. Seek out a better class, if it isn't too late. Slang expressions like "info" and "imp" should also be avoided.
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 12:58am by drwls

English
I believe Amy was in the right because, he shouldnn't have walked in the house talking about the fence, after leaving his son's grave. <~~Check spelling and punctuation (including where you DON'T need punctuation). A fence would have been the last thing on my mind if I was ...
Monday, February 28, 2011 at 11:12am by Writeacher

punctuation
The question we need to ask ourselves is (comma) (no punctuation ) "Do we really want to move ahead? (quotation mark only)(quotation mark followed by a period )
Tuesday, November 4, 2008 at 5:40pm by britt

English
The gerund phrase, "seeing her," belongs to Annabell. Since Annabell is used as an possessive adjective modifying the gerund phrase, an apostrophe is necessary. See Rule 12 in this site. http://www.grammarbook.com/punctuation/apostro.asp
Friday, June 27, 2008 at 2:31pm by Ms. Sue

english
Mr. smith, my spanish teacher, is going on vacation. correct punctuation
Monday, June 1, 2009 at 12:52pm by Mandy

english
She said your invited to the party and youre brother too. incorrect punctuation right
Monday, June 1, 2009 at 4:47pm by Mandy

10th grade english
Please check the spelling and punctuation correctly. Sra
Tuesday, September 8, 2009 at 10:05pm by SraJMcGin

English
Please retype the passage with the punctuation corrected as you think it needs. Then we can go from there.
Monday, February 8, 2010 at 8:53pm by Writeacher

English
Please revise with correct capitalization and punctuation. Then someone will check your sentences for you.
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 at 6:54pm by Writeacher

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