Quiz: Can You Get 25/25 On This Advanced Punctuation Challenge?

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 Nov 02, 2017
1 of 25Identify the missing punctuation!
Several countries participated in the airlift __ Italy, Belgium, France, and Luxembourg.
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2 of 25Identify the missing punctuation!
"Yes," Jim said __ "I'll be home by ten."
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3 of 25Identify the missing punctuation!
The following are the primary colors__ red, blue, and yellow.
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4 of 25Pick one!
Choose the correct sentence!
"Yes," Jim said, "I'll be home by ten."
"Yes,"Jim said. "I'll be home by ten".
"Yes"Jim said, I'll be home by ten."
5 of 25Pick one!
Choose the correct sentence!
I love you, but I don't trust you.
I love you, but, I don't trust you.
I love you but I don't trust you.
6 of 25Pick one!
Choose the correct sentence!
In baseball a "show boat" is a man who shows off.
In baseball, a show boat is a man who shows off.
In baseball, a "show boat" is a man who shows off.
7 of 25Pick one!
Dirty Dancing has become known for certain scenes and lines__ everybody knows not to put Baby in the corner.
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8 of 25Pick one!
Choose the correct sentence!
He left the restaurant and tried to forget that it had happened.
He left the restaurant...and tried to forget that it had happened.
He left the restaurant and tried to forget, that it had happened.
9 of 25Pick one!
As a former New Yorker__I have sat in my fair share of dirty taxicabs.
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10 of 25Pick one!
Choose the correct sentence!
I hope that someday- he will learn how to be polite.
I hope, that someday, he will learn how to be polite.
I hope that someday he will learn how to be polite.
11 of 25Fill in the missing punctuation!
The hill was covered with wildflowers ___ it was a beautiful sight.
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12 of 25Fill in the missing punctuation!
Alex preferred to paint in oils __ he did not like watercolors.
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13 of 25Fill in the missing punctuation!
The house was clean __ the table set __ and the porch light on.
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14 of 25Fill in the missing punctuation!
She loves dogs __ but she's allergic to them.
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15 of 25Fill in the missing punctuation!
Sarah wanted to go home early ___ however, she had a lot of work to finish.
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16 of 25Pick one!
"Mary is trying hard in school this semester_" her father said.
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17 of 25Pick one!
The red sea is found in the Middle East.
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Red Sea
Red sea
18 of 25Pick one!
They offered the children bananas___apples__pears and plums
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19 of 25Pick one!
As the boat turned__ about a dozen dolphins began to follow it.
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20 of 25Pick one!
Choose the correct sentence!
The movie that I wanted to see, is no longer playing.
The movie that I wanted to see is no longer playing.
The movie, that I wanted to see is no longer playing.
21 of 25Pick one!
Choose the correct sentence!
Tristan decided nonetheless not to buy the car.
Tristan decided; nonetheless, not to buy the car.
Tristan decided, nonetheless, not to buy the car.
22 of 25Pick one!
Choose the correct answer!
The air, was beautifully clear it was a lovely day.
The air was beautifully clear-- it was a lovely day.
The air was beautifully clear; it was a lovely day.
23 of 25Pick one!
Choose the correct sentence!
Riding a bicycle is excellent exercise; I ride mine every day.
Riding a bicycle is excellent exercise-- I ride mine every day.
Riding a bicycle, is excellent exercise I ride mine every day.
24 of 25Fill in the missing punctuation!
Philippines is a beautiful country ___ the beaches are warm, sandy and spotlessly clean.
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25 of 25Fill in the missing punctuation!
I can't see Tom's car __there must have been an accident.
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