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Which of the following sentences is punctuated incorrectly?

A.
Oh! I didn’t know the party was tonight.

B.
Shreya, the birthday girl, would understand if I was late.

C.
In the afternoon, I stopped to pick something up from the store.

D.
After you left I picked up the present a stuffed animal.

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asked by peter
  1. And your answer is?

    Btw -- B has a grammatical error. Because it's in the subjunctive mood, the verb should be "were." Please remind your teacher of this.

    https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/grammar/when-to-use-the-subjunctive

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    posted by Ms. Sue

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