4 terms

Grammar Week 7


Terms in this set (...)

The tag
Tells who is speaking.
*Notice comma setting it apart from spoken words
-Example: [Tia said,] "I hope we don't have rain today."
The quotation
The words the speaker is saying out loud.
*Quotation marks surround it.
-Example: Sam said, ["Let's ride our bikes down to Main Street."]
Magic Six in the Back
2 capitals + 2 quotation marks + 1 comma + 1 end mark
-Example: [S]he said[,] ["][W]ould you like to ride bikes today[?]["]
Words that sound the same but have different meanings.
-Example: your-belonging to you
you're-you are