The KISS Grammar Workbooks
An Exercise in Punctuation and Capitalization

Stories of Robin Hood Told to the Children
by Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall
The Opening Sentences of Chapter Three:
The Wedding of Allan-a-Dale

Directions: The punctuation and capitalization in the following text was lost. Please fix it (right on this page).

     one day when robin was walking through the wood he met a gay

young knight the knight was dressed in scarlet satin and wore a hat

decked with feathers he held his head erect and walked with a light

and joyous step as he walked he sang a merry song

     Robin wondered who the knight could be but he did not stop him 

as he had other business that morning.