The Punctuation Page
"Punctuation marks are signals to your readers. In speaking, we can pause, stop, or change our tone of voice. In writing, we use punctuation to emphasize and clarify what we mean." http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/grammar/g_overvw.html
Go through the following explanations and exercises. When you have done them all come back here and try a final test. For fun you could also try this. Read page 1, try to fix it and then look at the answers on page 2. Good luck!
|Punctuation item||Useful punctuation links|
sentence and full stop
|Colons||Owl On-line Writing Lab|