First 11 S&W
Terms in this set (11)
Form the possessive singular of nouns by adding 's
In a series of three or mire terms with a single conjunction, use a comma after each term except the last
Enclose parenthetic expressions between commas
Place a comma before a conjunction introducing an independent clause.
Do not join independent clauses with a comma.
Do not break sentences in two.
Use a colon after an independent clause to introduce a list of participles, an appositive, an amplification, or an illustrative quotation
Use a dash to set off an abrupt break or interruption and to announce a long appositive or summary
The number of the subject determines the number of the verb
Use the proper case of pronoun
A participial phrase at the beginning of a sentence must refer to the grammatical subject