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Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
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Clear explanations of the usage of punctuations&exercis es on the 2.page.HUGS!
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
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Working with the Dictionary (5) - focus on Punctuation
Knowing how to work with the dictionary is an important tool to develop students´ autonomy. Inspired by Longman´s Active Study Dictionary Worksheets, I created one more worksheet with 4 simple exercises: matching the punctuation marks with their names; identifying the punctuation mark according to its use; punctuating sentences; punctuating a para...
Level: elementary
Age: 11-17
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Simple rules for writing the capital letters plus a task and the key. The file was too big to include the B&W version, so I´m uploading that one, too. Hope you like it! Have a nice day!
Level: elementary
Age: 13-17
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Punctuation Worksheet 1
Worksheet in which students are asked to punctuate sentences. Easy to use. Answer Key is provided. Hope you find it helpful. :)
Level: elementary
Age: 12-17
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It´s a matching exercise to practise Present Perfect (regular & irregular verbs). First the students complete the sentences with the correct form of the verbs in the box. Then they have to match the sentences to the pictures. B&W version and KEY included. Hope U find it useful.
Level: elementary
Age: 11-17
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Apostrophes: how to use apostrophes to show possession
** On the preview some text looks to be hidden, once downloaded it´s all there! I double checked :-) Having messed up recently with my own misunderstanding of the correct way to use an apostrophe to show possession. I thought I had better brush up. :-) This covers the basics for an elementary to intermediate level. Of course there are exception...
Level: elementary
Age: 5-11
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Punctuation. EASY-TO-UNDERSTAND Worksheet of the APOSTROPHE. Simple but in detail. CONTRACTIONS; POSSESSIONS; PLURALS of Alphabet Letters. NUMEROUS examples and easy exercises - Family, and Opposites - in SIX PAGES of black-and-white script. POSSESSION is FULLY EXPLAINED. Students LOVE it!
Level: elementary
Age: 6-17
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Conjunctive Adverbs

Conjunctions join words, phrases, and clauses. Sometimes an adverb will also join two independent clauses.  We then call it a conjunctive adverb.  The following is a partial list of conjunctive adverbs:
accordingly            however            next                                                               
also                       indeed               nevertheless    
besides                  instead              otherwise                                                         
consequently           likewise             similarly                           
finally                    meanwhile          subsequently
futhermore             moreover           therefore
The sentence pattern for conjunctive adverbs that join two independent clauses is the following:
                                  independent clause + ; conjunctive adverb, + independent clause
                                  Carl wrote the letter; consequently, Yesenia mailed it.
EXERCISE: Choose the sentence that is written correctly.
1. I will go therefore you can stay home. 
2. Ana came to the meeting however she had to leave early.
3. Dinosaurs are extinct otherwise we would be very afraid.
4. Fifty girls signed up for a prom dress finally they had to close the contest. 
5. Juan left the house subsequently he forgot his books.



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