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punctuation - Even more than a poster, i'd like it as a handout for each student's reference binder.

CCSS - L.5.2.c. - c. Use a comma to set off the words yes and no (e.g., Yes, thank you), to set off a tag question from the rest of the sentence (e.g., It’s true, isn’t it?), and to indicate direct address (e.g., Is that you, Steve?).

Don't panic! Everyone gets confused by quotation marks at some point. This handy guide provides a simple set of rules for how other punctuation should interact with quotation marks in an essay.

stinkin colon & semi-colon... I always forget which one of you to use!!!!!!!!

Or find it on my English Grammar Board - it transcends both...

I will use this in my punctuation mini lesson. It is funny, so students in grade K or 1 will love to learn punctuation through this cartoon like picture. Also, I will put this on the writing board so that students can see it at any time they need it.

In written English, punctuation is vital to disambiguate the meaning of sentences. For example, "woman, without her man, is nothing" (emphasizing the importance of men) and "woman: without her, man is nothing" (emphasizing the importance of women) have greatly different meanings. Click photo for more punctuation rules! ➩

I love reading some of the funny things I've almost said when I fudge this one!............... a case for the Oxford comma

Punctuation Social Personalities - ChurchMag