Mastering English Punctuation
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Mastering English Punctuation

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71 students enrolled
Created by Zaki Badr
Last updated 4/2020
English
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This course includes
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Assignments
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • All English Punctuation Rules
  • Bonus section (Exercises)
  • Practice Makes Perfect(Your assignments)
  • Capital letters
  • Full stop (period.)
  • ELLIPSES ...
  • Hyphens -
  • Parentheses ()
  • Commas  ,
  • EM Dash --
  • Quotation Mark " "
  • Exclamation Mark !
  • Semicolon ;
  • Colons :
  • Apostrophe '
  • Question mark ?
Requirements
  • Basic level of grammar
Description

We all know how much time writers spend every day to write English well. Lots of writers forget using correct English punctuation. For that reason, their message may have never been perceived well. Anyone needs to know how to punctuate well. It's crucial to know how to use English punctuation with rules, and examples to follow. I've made this course to help you understand the usage of the following:

  • Capital letters

  • The full stop (period.)

  • ELLIPSES ...

  • Hyphens -

  • Parentheses ()

  • Commas  ,

  • EM Dash --

  • Quotation Mark " "

  • Exclamation Mark !

  • Semicolon ;

  • Colons :

  • Apostrophe '

  • Question mark?

And of course, there are some bonus videos after you finish the course.

Who this course is for:
  • Students or writers who want to know how to use English punctuation well in their piece of writing
Course content
Expand all 41 lectures 02:20:38
+ Introduction
1 lecture 02:40

This is a demonstrative video about how this course is structured, and how you learn and benefit from it.

Preview 02:40
+ Basics
5 lectures 14:08

When to capitalize  ?

Preview 01:53

In this class, we're going to continue the other uses of capital letters.

Capital letters lesson 2
02:47

Multiple-choice questions

Capital letters Quiz
4 questions

Let's learn where we put a period (a full stop).

Preview 03:29

Multiple-choice questions

Period
3 questions

Trail off : to become less in amount or loudness:

His voice trailed off weakly and we could not hear the rest

to become less or smaller

Suspense : mental uncertainty

Wavering: fluctuate in opinion

ELLIPSES ...
04:42

Multiple-choice questions

ELLIPSES ...
4 questions

How to use exclamation mark ?

Exclamation mark !
01:17

Multiple-choice questions

Exclamation mark !
5 questions
+ Hyphens
4 lectures 18:30

Hyphens part 1.

Preview 04:34

Hyphens part 2.

Hyphens 2
06:02

Hyphens part 3.

Hyphens 3
06:09

Hyphens part 4.

Hyphens 4
01:45

Multiple-choice questions about all lectures of hyphens.

Hyphens
9 questions
+ Parentheses ( )
2 lectures 05:53

Parentheses part 1.

Parentheses ( ) lesson 1
02:09

Parentheses part 2.

Parentheses ( ) lesson 2
03:44

Multiple-choice questions about lesson 1 and 2

Parentheses ( )
5 questions
+ Em Dash Vs Parentheses
4 lectures 08:44

How to use Em dash,and what that is?

EM dash
03:22

Multiple-choice questions

EM dash Quiz
4 questions

Dash can also be used as a colon. Let's see how.

Dash can also be used as a colon
00:57

EM Dash vs Parentheses 1

EM Dash vs Parentheses lesson 1
03:15

EM Dash vs Parentheses 2

EM Dash vs Parentheses lesson 2
01:10
+ Quotation mark “ “
3 lectures 10:19

Quotation mark  “   “  part 1

Quotation mark “ “ lesson 1
03:40

Quotation mark  “   “  part2

Quotation mark “ “ lesson 2
01:59

Quotation mark  “   “  part 3

Quotation mark “ “ lesson 3
04:40

Multiple-choice quiz.Directions: Use quotation marks, capital letters, and any other punctuation necessary to rewrite the following sentences correctly. Choose 'No mistakes' if the sentence does not need any additional punctuation.

Quotation mark
7 questions
+ Semicolon ;
3 lectures 11:08

Semicolon part 1

Semicolon ; lesson 1
03:34

Semicolon part 2

Semicolon ; lesson 2
02:30

Semicolon part 3

Semicolon ; lesson 3
05:04

This is a multiple-choice quiz on lessons 1,2 and 3. Find the mistakes (if found), and choose the correct answer.

Semicolon Quiz
8 questions
+ Colons :
3 lectures 08:06

Colons part 1

Colons : lesson 1
01:28

Colons part 2

Colons : lesson 2
03:49

Colons part 3

Colons : lesson 3
02:49

It's a multiple-choice quiz. Find the mistakes(if found) and choose the correct answer.

Colons Quiz
7 questions
+ Commas ,
9 lectures 38:00

Commas part 2

Commas , lesson 2
07:07

Commas part 3

Commas , lesson 3
04:50

Pauses exercise with a full answer.

Pauses Exercise
07:39

Commas part 4

Commas , lesson 4
01:31

Commas part 5

Commas , lesson 5
01:51

Commas part 6

Commas , lesson 6
04:04

Commas part 7

Commas , lesson 7
02:20

Commas part 8

Commas , lesson 8
05:03

These are multiple-choice questions. Find the mistakes(if found) and choose the correct answer.

Commas Quiz 1
10 questions
+ Apostrophe '
5 lectures 16:50

Apostrophe  part 1

Apostrophe ' lesson 1
02:23

Apostrophe  part 2

Apostrophe ' lesson 2
03:38

Apostrophe  part 3

Apostrophe ' lesson 3
03:27

Apostrophe  part 4

Apostrophe ' lesson 4
02:15

These are practical exercises with answers of what you've learned about apostrophe.

Apostrophe exercises
05:07

These are multiple-choice questions.Find the mistakes(if found) and choose the correct answer:

Apostrophe ' Quiz
10 questions