– Smash two sentences together to make one killer sentence.
Colon or Semicolon? –
They are favorites at "Quotes" parties.
Sentences with Semicolons
– We are looking for original thought out sentences here.
The Jobs of a Semicolon
– The job description is a little bigger than expected.
Semicolons Join Sentences
– These might require a rewrite or just a well placed symbol.
– Expand each sentence by adding a related independent clause. Use
a semicolon to join them.
Where You At Semi-?
– Add a semicolon, where needed, in each sentence.
Which is Correct?
– Read each sentence. Do they use the correct punctuation?
Writing with Semicolons
– Write an original sentence for each conjunctive adverb given.
– Add a semicolon where needed in each sentence.
with Semicolons – Read each pair of sentences. Then rewrite
them as a single sentence, using a semicolon.
Conjunctive Adverbs – A semicolon can be used to separate two
independent clauses that are joined by a conjunctive adverb.
Join Independent Clauses
– Combine each pair of sentences into a single sentence, using a
Using the Semicolon with
Lists – Read each sentence below. Add semicolons where needed.
Are They Related?
– Read each sentence. Are the two independent clauses related?
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