How to Use English Punctuation Correctly (with Examples)
Steps Part 1 of 8: Using Proper Capitalization <img alt="Use English Punctuation Correctly Step 5.jpg" src=" width="670" height="446">1Always start a sentence with a capital letter. Unless you're an avant-garde poet or you're starting a sentence with a brand name like "wikiHow" or "iPod," you will need to capitalize the first letter of every sentence. Here is an example of proper capitalization at the beginning of a sentence: She invited her friend over after school. Ad 2Use capital letters to start proper nouns and titles. Part 2 of 8: Using End-of-Sentence Punctuation Marks <img alt="Use English Punctuation Correctly Step 1.jpg" src=" width="670" height="446">1Use a period (full stop) to end declarative sentences and statements. Part 3 of 8: Using Commas 1Use a comma to indicate a break or pause within a sentence. Part 4 of 8: Using Colons and Semicolons Part 5 of 8: Using Hyphens and Dashes Part 6 of 8: Using Apostrophes Part 7 of 8: Using Slashes We could really use your help! Christianity?
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