duration: 25 minutes (11:30 to 11:55)
A. Identify the part of speech of the underlined words.
B. Identify whether the underlined word is the subject, subject complement, direct object, or indirect object.
C. Circle the ONE inappropriate comma in each of the following sentences.
D. Add ONE comma to each of the following sentences at the appropriate place. Please be very clear about where
exactly the added comma goes.
E. Choose the appropriate punctuation from the options.
F. Choose the correct option in the following sentences.
G. Indicate possession (by adding ’s or ’) at the appropriate place(s) in the following
sentences. Please be very clear about where exactly the added characters go. Some sentences may require more than
For section E, the options will usually be the following three punctuation marks: ( , | ; | : ). Other options (such as ? and !) may also appear.
For section F, the options will all be between its and it’s.