Technical Language I

GRAMMAR POINTS

Run-On Sentences: Practice Exercise I
Each of the following is a run-on sentences. From the group of three sentences that follows, select the group of words that corrects the run-on. Submit the form using the SUBMIT APPLICATION button at the end of the exercise. Your score will be returned to you in a few seconds . 1. Our solar system has nine major planets only one is known to have intelligent life. Our solar system has nine major planets, only one is known to have intelligent life. Our solar system has nine major planets only one, is known to have intelligent life. life. Our solar system has nine major planets; only one is known to have intelligent

2. Most asteroids are small and far away therefore they are dim and hard to see. Most asteroids are small and far away, therefore they are dim and hard to see. Most asteroids are small and far away therefore, they are dim and hard to see. Most asteroids are small and far away; therefore, they are dim and hard to see. 3. Look through Angelo's telescope you can see Saturn's rings. If you look through Angelo's telescope, you can see Saturn's rings. Look through Angelo's telescope, you can see Saturn's rings. You can see Saturn's rings, look through Angelo's telescope. 4. Please check the position of that star cluster I can't find it. Please check the position of that star cluster; I can't find it. Please check the position of that star cluster, I can't find it. Please check the position, of that star cluster, I can't find it.

5. Marie is never interested in stargazing during the winter however on warm summer nights she often goes to the college observatory. Marie is never interested in stargazing during the winter, however, on warm summer nights she

GRAMMAR POINTS Marie is never interested in stargazing during the winter. in her brother's hobby. during the winter however. she secretly wished she had stayed at home. for example. Tanya and Scott came in at 9:30. Some club members were late for the meeting. Louisa pretended to be interested in her brother's hobby. Louisa secretly wished she had stayed at home.Technical Language I often goes to the college observatory. on warm summer nights she often goes to the college observatory. The Milky Way looks like a dim cloud stretching across the night sky it is actually a huge galaxy containing millions of stars. it is actually a huge galaxy containing millions of stars. 9. Although the Milky Way looks like a dim cloud stretching across the night sky. Tanya and Scott came in at 9:30. Watch the sky closely for several minutes. Watch the sky closely for several minutes. 8. 6. You are likely to see an artificial satellite pass over. you are likely to see an artificial satellite pass over. The Milky Way looks like a dim cloud stretching across the night sky. Some club members were late for the meeting for example. you are likely to see an artificial satellite pass over. If you watch the sky closely for several minutes. . Tanya and Scott came in at 9:30. Louisa pretended to be interested. It is actually a huge galaxy containing millions of stars. Some club members were late for the meeting. 7. Watch the sky closely for several minutes you are likely to see an artificial satellite pass over. on warm summer nights she often goes to the college observatory. Some club members were late for the meeting. However. Marie is never interested in stargazing. she secretly wishedshe had stayed at home. Pretending to be interested in her brother's hobby. Louisa pretended to be interested in her brother's hobby she secretly wished she had stayed at home. for example Tanya and Scott came in at 9:30. The cloud-like Milky Way stretching across the night sky is actually a huge galaxy containing millions of stars. for example.

ccc. Pack up the equipment.commnet. GRAMMAR POINTS Link to do on line the exercise: http://grammar.edu/grammar/cgi-shl/quiz. we've seen enough for one night. We've seen enough for one night. We've seen enough for one night pack up the equipment. pack up the equipment.pl/run-ons_add1.Technical Language I 10.htm? cgi_quiz_form=1 .

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