IN A SERIES Commas should be used in a series, which means that youuse a comma when you list more than two things. EX. My favorite foods are pasta, garlic bread, cheese sticks, andpizza. EX. I am thankful for my family, my life, my friends, and my pets. EX. I want to travel to New York, Spain, and California. Where were the commas used?
IN A SERIES Correct these sentences. I met the President the Vice President and the President’s wifewhen I traveled to D.C. I dreamt about flying frogs talking monkeys and vibrant birds lastnight.
DATES Put a comma after the day and before the year. EX. July 4, 1992 EX. March 30, 2010 Ex. January 1, 2014 Where are the commas used?
DATES Correct these dates. February 6 1986 May 1 1956 May 22 2002
ADDRESSES Use a comma to separate each part of an address that hastwo or more parts. EX. 1115 Williamson County Line Road, Fairview, TN 37062 EX. 2002 Whitland Avenue, Nashville, TN 37205 Where are the commas used?
ADDRESSES Correct these addresses. 5426 Elk Ridge Avenue Elk Ridge Maryland 54209 4024 Main Street Antioch Tennessee 37405 9024 Belmont Boulevard Nashville TN 37207
NOW YOUR TURN! Label a blank sheet of paper Comma Usage #1 and #2: Write correct examples of comma usage in a listof things (a series). #3 and #4: Write correct examples of comma usage in dates. #5 and #6: Write correct examples of comma usage inaddresses. You can make the addresses up.