Exercise: Punctuation
Punctuate the following sentences with commas, semicolons, and colons.
1. Although it is important grammatical writing is only one aspect of effective communication.
2. Don’t join control units with a comma use a semicolon instead.
3. Bali which is a province of Indonesia is a popular holiday destination.
4. Politicians who tell lies should be voted out of office.
5. Effective academic writing has three qualities clarity simplicity and conciseness.
6. Professor Ward will be visiting the university in June however she will not be addressing students.
7. Henry and Mabel who just returned from their trip to China showed us a photograph of them posing in front of the monument.
8. The architect who designed the Sydney Opera House was Scandinavian.
9. Utzon the architect who designed the Sydney Opera House was Scandinavian.
10. Blood sweat and tears these were the price of our success.
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