This support module may be used with BAU-ENG 6.3, Punctuation, BAU-ENG6.4, Capitalization, and IAU-ENG 2.4 Sentence Writing.
Upon successful completion of this unit, the learner will be able to1. correctly punctuate sentences.2. identify incorrectly placed punctuation.
Writing1start sentences with capitals3/4Sentences2use end stops: periods, exclamation points, question marks3/4Commas3to separate words and phrases in a series3/44to separate items in dates3/45to separate items in an address3/46after salutations and closings of friendly letters5/67after introductory words and phrases5/68separate main clauses in compound sentences5/6Quotation9before and after simple sentences in direct quotes5/6Marks10in continuous and broken quotes5/611in dialogue5/6Colon12clock time3/413to introduce a list5/6Semicolon14to separate main clauses in compound sentences5/6Apostrophe15in contractions3/416in possessive nouns3/417in specific words: o’clock, Hallowe’en3/4