punctuation revision

  • Created by: bumbles
  • Created on: 04-10-18 19:06
colon :
colons can be used to introduce things like lists, they can be used inbetween a statement and between two halves of a sentence.
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semi-colon ;
semi-colns can be used to seperate main clauses in a compound sentence , it often replaces and or but . they can also be used to puntuate sentences.
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hyphens -
hyphens are used to link compound words like x-ray , vice-president and brother-in-law.
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brackets ( )
brackets are a very common way of adding extra information to a sentence.
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apostrophes '
apostrophes are used t show ownership or to put two words tgether for example they're.
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Card 2

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semi-colns can be used to seperate main clauses in a compound sentence , it often replaces and or but . they can also be used to puntuate sentences.

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semi-colon ;

Card 3

Front

hyphens are used to link compound words like x-ray , vice-president and brother-in-law.

Back

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Card 4

Front

brackets are a very common way of adding extra information to a sentence.

Back

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Card 5

Front

apostrophes are used t show ownership or to put two words tgether for example they're.

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