Flashcards in 106 quiz on commas Deck (14):
_____ are used before a coordinating conjunction that links independent clauses.
_____ are used between two independent clauses with a transitional expression
_____ are used after introductory words, phrases, and clauses.
_____ are used to separate parallel items such as those in a series
_____ are used between items in a series that contain internal punctuation (commas)
_____ are used between independent clauses if the second summarizes, defines, or explains the first.
_____ are used to separate coordinate adjectives.
_____ are used - between two independent clauses with no coordinating conjunction
_____ are used after an independent clause to introduce a list, an appositive, or a quotation.
_____ usually follow introductory words, phrases, and clauses
_____ are used to set off nonrestrictive elements
_____ separate parallel items such as those in a series and separate coordinate adjectives
Commas set off restrictiv or nonrestrictive elements