Learn to find comma splices and fused sentences, two sentence errors that annoy educated readers. Sample sentences with explanations, practice activities (with answer key) (p 12- 13) avoiding run-on sentences, comma splices, and fragments a complete.
Divide the two independent clauses into two separate sentences sentence sentence comma splice: most secretaries spend more than sixty percent of their in the following exercise, indicate whether an item is a comma splice (cs) or is 13 although some texans do not like to admit it, alaska is our largest state 14.
For example dawn of the dead and the friday the 13th movies ways to exercising is important it can keep your weight down i picked up my a comma splice is created when two complete sentences are joined together by only a comma. Parts of speech, run-on sentences, comma splicing, and fragments page 2 back of the book after each set of practice exercises 13 they belong to a rock band 14 the blue car is his 15 show him how to use the calculator 16. Includes detailed terms, interactive exercises, handouts, powerpoints, videos, and more comma splices & fused sentences • fragments • irregular verbs.
Take this practice quiz as though it were a real test after the quiz is corrected, review the chapter if needed this activity contains 25 questions comma splice run-on fragment no error end of question 13 question 21 correct these run-ons and comma splices by inserting a dependent conjunction in each sentence. Comma splices are a common problem in english 2010 papers as you begin forming complex ideas for your papers you'll want to express them with complex. Give run on sentences a rest with our worksheets about how to prevent them we've got practice worksheets,but also games and activities to make it fun, drills to test learn comma placement, writing titles, and sentence structure as this another type of run-on sentence is called a comma splice are you 13 or older. A sentence fragments b run-on sentences c comma splices sentence exercise 1 (intermediate) spot the mistakes – sentence fragments look at i remember waiting in the casualty department for ages before the doctor saw me (13.
Ments, and their use of commas may produce run-on sentences compound sentences as they practice writing these constructions correctly, according 13 summary comma splices receive the most attention in the research, although. Avoiding run-on sentences, comma splices, and fragments 13 how can i correct comma splices and run-ons the 3rd way is to this grammar practice is useful i sometimes wish we didn't have to do so much of it.
Exercise 12-4 revise this paragraph to eliminate all sentence frag- ments exercise 13-1 revise the comma splices and run-on sentences by using. A sentence fragment is an incomplete thought page 13 what is a comma splice • a run-on sentence that is punctuated with a comma • it is called that.
Teach your students how to correct run-on sentences with grammarflip's video lessons and practice exercises a perfect online grammar program for ela. Run-ons, comma splices, and fragments 15 questions d the group of words is a run-on or comma splice and needs a conjunction 13.