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7th Grade - Quotation Marks

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Choose the correct use of quotation marks and commas (i.e., in direct quotations, with explanatory material within the quote, proper use with end marks). SPI 0701.1.15


Links verified on 5/22/2014


  1. Quiz on Using Quotation Marks - from the Guide to Grammar and Writing, sponsored by the Capital Community College Foundation, Hartford, CT This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  2. Quotation Mark Abuse - a page of examples posted at Flickr
  3. Quotation Marks and Colons - quiz This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding This resource includes voice instructions for students
  4. Quotation Marks - a rundown of the general rules of when and where to use quotation marks [This expired link is available through the Wayback Machine Internet Archive. If the page doesn't load quickly click on Impatient? at the bottom right of the page.]
  5. Quotation Marks - Place commas and periods inside, not outside, quotation marks. Place all other punctuation outside quotation marks unless it was contained in the original source.
  6. The Gallery Of "Misused" Quotation Marks - quotation marks turn up in the strangest of places
  7. Quotation Marks - In the United States, periods and commas go inside quotation marks regardless of logic.
  8. Single Quotation Marks - Use single quotation marks for a quotation or title using quotation marks inside another quotation or title which uses quotation marks.
  9. Single Quotation Marks vs Double Quotation Marks - thanks to Grammar Girl for this extensive explanation
  10. Worksheet - fifteen sentences to edit [quotation marks] [This expired link is available through the Wayback Machine Internet Archive. If the page doesn't load quickly click on Impatient? at the bottom right of the page.] This link includes something for the teacher to print
  11. Worksheet from Georgia Southern University - three passages to edit [quotation marks] [This expired link is available through the Wayback Machine Internet Archive. If the page doesn't load quickly click on Impatient? at the bottom right of the page.] This link includes something for the teacher to print

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