Comma Placement - Exercise 5

Comma Placement to Set Off Appositives

  1. Each sentence below contains an appositive, a word or phrase next to the noun that renames or describes that noun. Since appositives are set off by commas, each sentence should, therefore, contain a comma or commas. Decide which choice contains the sentence with the correctly placed commas by clicking on the red button next to that choice. This will turn the button yellow.
  2. If you accidentally click on the wrong button, simply click on the button you meant to select.
  3. Now proceed to the next sentence and continue in the same manner until you have finished all 10 sentences.
  4. Click on "Show my Score" to determine your percentage score. All correct answers will be lit in green.

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