Punctuation tasks

Try these and test your punctuation skills

 

More practice of placing inverted commas correctly where speech is split.

 

Add the inverted commas in the correct places.

 

Place a colon (if needed) and commas in the sentences to punctuate the lists.

 

Further practice of choosing the correct punctuation mark. Drag the correct mark to the end of the sentence.

 

Place a hyphen to remove ambiguity in the sentences

 

Add semicolons to mark the boundary between the two main clauses.

 

More practice of using apostrophes of possession with plural nouns. This time with the endings -s, -es, -ies, -oes and -ves.

 

Further practice of choosing the correct possessive form.

 

Practice using the punctuation marks covered in this year group.