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Correct punctuation with quotes

Correct punctuation with quotes

Description:
  1.  

    Explain punctuation rules and choices when introducing quotes. 

  2.  

    Explain punctuation rules and choices when quoting direct speech. 

  3.  

    Explain punctuation rules and choices when formatting short and long quotes. 

 

This packet should help a learner seeking to understand how to use correct punctuation and who is confused about how to use correct punctuation with quotes. 

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Tutorial

Introducing Quotations

This slideshow instructs on how to properly introduce quotations and puncutate correctly.

Source: Diana Hacker

Punctuation with Direct Speech

This slideshow explains how to use quotation marks with a variety of different direct speech examples.

Source: Diana Hacker, Melissa Stephenson

Formating Short and Long Quotations

This slideshow explains how to format short and long quotations with proper punctuation and introductions.

Source: Diana Hacker, Melissa Stephenson