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Use _____ marks to enclose a direct quotation (a persons exacts words)!

Quotation

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Commas and periods are placed _____ the quotation marks

In

2

Semicolons and colons are placed _____ the quotation marks

Outside

3

A question mark or exclamation point is placed ____ the closing quotation marks id the quotation expresses a question or and exclamation otherwise, it is _____

Inside
Outside

4

Use single _____ marks to enclose a quotation within a quotation.

Quotation

5

Use _____ marks to enclose titles of articles, short stories, essays, poems, songs, and chapters or other parts of books

Quotations

6

Capitalize the _____ only on a letters salutation and closing

First word

7

Capitalize _____ and _____

Proper nouns and proper adjectives

8

_____ tiltes, historical events, regions, names of ships, trains, and aircrafts, names of nationalities, holidays, religions, and their followers

Capitalize

9

Only capitalize school subjects that are...

Languages or specific course names

10

Avoid using _____. It occurs when parts of a sentence has been presented as if we're a complete sentence

Fragment sentences

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Avoid using _____. It occurs when two or more complete sentences are strung together as if they were one complete sentence

Run on sentences

12

A _____ has no punctuation between the complete sentence

Fuse sentence

13

A _____ has only a comma between the complete sentence

Comma splice

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Two ways to combine short sentences

Compound or complex

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Study gerund

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