The 4 Types of Sentences

What are the four types of sentences? Why is it so important to use different types of sentences when writing? These are some of the questions which will be answered in this workshop. When we speak, we use a variety of sentence types. When writing it is especially important to use a variety of differentContinue reading “The 4 Types of Sentences”

Parentheses

Punctuation Marks Part 7 Parentheses Punctuation ( ) What are parenthesis punctuation marks? What is the difference between parenthesis and parentheses punctuation? Where should parentheses punctuation marks be placed in a sentence? What happens if I incorrectly place  parentheses in a sentence? These are some of the questions which will be answered in this workshop.Continue reading “Parentheses”

Quotation Marks

Punctuation Marks Part 6 Quotation Marks ❝ ❞ What are quotation punctuation marks? What are quotation marks used for? Where should a quotation mark be placed in a sentence? What happens if I incorrectly punctuate a sentence with quotation marks? These are some of the questions that will be answered in this workshop (Please seeContinue reading “Quotation Marks”

The Apostrophe

Punctuation Marks Part 5 The Apostrophe What is the apostrophe punctuation mark? What is the apostrophe used for? Where should an apostrophe be placed in a word? What happens if I incorrectly punctuate a word with an apostrophe? These are some of the questions that will be answered in this workshop. (Please see punctuation chartContinue reading “The Apostrophe”

The Colon

Punctuation Marks Part 3 What is the colon punctuation mark, and when should you use it when writing? (Please see chart in the introduction to punctuation marks workshop) : = Colon Answer Colons follow independent clauses (clauses that could stand alone as sentences) and can be used to present an explanation, draw attention to something,Continue reading “The Colon”

Introduction to Punctuation Marks

. Period ? Question Mark , Comma ” “ Quotation Marks ’ Apostrophe ! Exclamation Point ( ) Parentheses : Colon ; Semicolon – Dash – Hypehn [ ] Square Brackets … Ellipsis Points / Slash What are punctuation marks? Answer: Punctuation marks are symbols that are used to aid the clarity and comprehension ofContinue reading “Introduction to Punctuation Marks”