Punctuation
Comparison
What Change, if any?
Simple, compound, complex?
Run-on, Frag, Sentence?
100
Even though she works long hours. She keeps working hard after she gets home.
What is change the period to a comma after the word--hours and lowercase the s in --she? Even though she works long hours, she keeps working hard after she gets home.
100

Of all the dogs at the obedience school, the beagle belonging to Bob and Sally was the more well behaved dog.

What is change more well behaved to most well behaved? Of all the dogs at the obedience school, the beagle belonging to Bob and Sally was the most well behaved dog.

100

Dear mr. president, I would like to request an interview at your company. Sincerely, Mr. Hamm

What is change capitalize the proper noun? Dear Mr. President

100

Texas is known for its superb high school marching bands.

What is a simple sentence?

100
Because it requires a lot of skill and determination.
What is a fragment?
200
My sister needed help with her social study's project this week.
What is remove the apostrophe in --study's-- and change the word to --studies? My sister needed help with her social studies project this week.
200

Of the three turtles Henry and she have, Boxer is the larger.

What is change the larger to the largest? Of the three turtles Henry and she have, Boxer is the largest.

200

The smell of freshly cut grass reminds me of my twelve-year-old self, playing Soccer on Saturday mornings.

What is un-capitalize the s in Soccer?

200

Of the many trucks we looked at today, Jess and I think the last one is the more suitable for hauling equipment.

What is a complex sentence?

200

Water can be found on the earth's surface and it can be found under the earth's surface.

What is a run-on?

300
Its their job to let us know if the games have been rained out.
What is change --Its to It's? It's their job to let us know if the games have been rained out.
300

The toddlers behaved much more agreeable after their naps.

What is change more agreeable to more agreeably? The toddlers behaved much more agreeably after their naps.

300
"That is great! Stephen did not allow any goals to be scored in tonight's game" said Coach Pringle.
What is add a comma after the word- game? "That is great! Stephen did not allow any goals to be scored in tonight's game," said Coach Pringle.
300

These same students also compete in local, state, and national competitions and exhibitions.

What is a simple sentence?

300
If you want to become famous.
What is a fragment?
400
For a majority of students, it is important to have assignments that are like real world situations.
What is add a hyphen between --real and world? For a majority of students, it is important to have assignments that are like real-world situations.
400

Of the two plans, Charles's plan was the most effective plan.

What is change most effective to more effective? Of the two plans, Charles's plan was the more effective plan.

400
All of those long hours of practise finally paid off!
What is correct the spelling of practise --to practice? All of those long hours of practise finally paid off!
400

Keiko Suzuki, captain of the 2014 walking team, says that by participating in precision walking, she and her classmates will be better prepared for their careers.  

What is a compound sentence?

400

Being a straight-A student is great, but understanding the material is more important.

What is a sentence?

500
While I was minding my own business walking through the woods, a scorpion stung me on the foot.
What is change the period to an exclamation mark? While I was minding my own business walking through the woods, a scorpion stung me on the foot!
500

Of all the girls in my class, Sarah was the far one from me.

What is change far to furthest? Of all the girls in my class, Sarah was the furthest one from me.

500

Repeated downpours cause our land to flood, however, the flood does not last too long.

What is change the first comma to a semicolon? Repeated downpours cause our land to flood; however, the flood does not last too long.

500

The announcer commented that people at CHS were extremely proud that the school’s distinctive tradition has now become famous around the world.

What is a simple sentence?

500

When it rains, the rain forms runoff, the abundance of rain causes some areas to flood.

What is a run-on?

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