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Run-on sentences

Run-on sentences

Author: Kathy Hanley
Description:
  1.  

    Introduce run-on sentences and comma splices. 

  2.  

    Explain ways to correct run-on sentences and comma splices. 

 

This packet should help a learner seeking to understand English writing style and who has made mistakes with run-on sentences. It will explain how to avoid run-on sentences and correct comma splices.

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Tutorial

RUN - ONS AND COMMA SPLICES

The slide show explains what run-ons and comma splices are and how to correct them.

Source: Created by me

Correcting Run-ons and Comma Splices

Click on the link below to take a quiz on correcting sentence run-ons.

http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/quizzes/runons_quiz.htm

 

Click on the link below to take a quiz on avoiding comma splices.

http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/quizzes/nova/nova4.htm