Final Quiz Grammar Review

This is a brief refresher of our grammar/mechanics lessons this term to help you prepare for the final quiz

Capitalization

  • Always capitalize the following: the letter I; the start of a new sentence; and proper nouns  (names, places, brands, etc.)

Possessive S/Apostrophes

  • Use apostrophe S to show possession: “The cars engine overheated.” (a single car) OR “The cars engines all overheated.” (multiple cars).

Quotation Marks

  • Direct speech: I’m doing very well, he said. OR Direct quotes: According to the study, Fifty percent of applicants scored higher than last year (citation).

Misspelled Words

  • Review the commonly misspelled words list: definitely/defiantly,  to/two/too, weather/whether, through/threw, etc.

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