Twelve Comma Rules
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  • Question 1
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Which comma rule is being used here? Pets can be rewarding, cuddly, helpful, and sweet.

    answer choices

    Noun of Direct Address

    Introductory Dependent Clause

    Adjective Series

    Appositive

    Noun Series

  • Question 2
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Which comma rule is used here? Send your request to The Pittsburgh Penguins, 66 Lemieux Way, Pittsburgh, PA 58581.

    answer choices

    Dates and Addresses

    Noun Series

    Clarity

    Nonessential Clause

    Introductory Words

  • Question 3
    20 seconds
    Q.

    What comma rule is being used here? Dan, what do you think of Pierre's new hat?

    answer choices

    Introductory Dependent Clause

    Parenthetical Expression

    Introductory Word

    Noun of Direct Address

  • Question 4
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Which comma rule is being used here? "I can't even believe," thought Emma, " that periwinkle can be a favorite color."

    answer choices

    Introductory Words

    Clarity

    Quoting

    Noun of Direct Address

  • Question 5
    20 seconds
    Q.

    What comma rule is being used here? Yes, I love periwinkle!

    answer choices

    Clarity

    Introductory Dependent Clause

    Introductory Words

    Parenthetical Expression

  • Question 6
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Which comma rule is being used? Because the days were longer, we were able to spend more time after school outside on the patio.

    answer choices

    Introductory Dependent Clause

    Introductory Words

    Quoting

    Dates and Addresses

    Parenthetical Expression

  • Question 7
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Which comma rule is being used here? We love our Pittsburgh sports teams, and we are loyal fans.

    answer choices

    Introductory Dependent Clause

    Regular Series

    Compound Sentence

    Appositive

  • Question 8
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Which comma rule is being used? Basketball fans, a dedicated group, are excited about March Madness.

    answer choices

    Appositive

    Parenthetical Expression

    Dates and Addresses

    Quoting

  • Question 9
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Which comma rule is being used? March 17, I believe, is St. Patrick's Day.

    answer choices

    Parenthetical Expression

    Adjective Series

    Introductory Words

    Noun of Direct Address

  • Question 10
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Which rule is being used? I brought my cards, envelopes, stamps, and markers to the meeting.

    answer choices

    Adjective Series

    Nonessential Clause

    Regular Series

    Quoting

  • Question 11
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Which comma rule is being used? Sara Teasdale, who was a famous American poet, wrote the poem "Winter Stars".

    answer choices

    Introductory Dependent Clause

    Nonessential Clause

    Clarity

    Noun of Direct Address

  • Question 12
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Which comma rule is being used? The alpaca, rather than the emu, is a fluffier animal.

    answer choices

    Quoting

    Dates and Addresses

    Introductory Words

    Clarity

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