The Printable KISS Grammar Workbooks The KISS Workbooks Anthology
 
Punctuating Sentences
Based on
The Heroes, or Greek Fairy Tales For My Children
by Charles Kingsley
Illustrations by Howard Davie
 
Lesson: A sentence begins with a capital letter and ends with a period, question mark, or exclamation point.

Directions:
1. Use a period, question mark, or exclamation point to punctuate the following sentences.
2. Place parentheses ( ) around each prepositional phrase.
3. Underline every subject once, every verb twice, and label complements ("PA," "PN," "IO," or "DO").

1. I can do this

2. Where can I find the monster

3. Is this your respect for the Gods, and thy mercy to strangers and widows

4. You shall die

5. Perseus took his mother to the temple of Athene

6. Who are you, lady

7. But day and night Perseus saw before him the face of that dreadful 

woman, with the vipers writhing round her head

8. And I will bring it

9. Perseus, dare you face such a monster as this

10. Then Perseus would have spoken, but the strange lady vanished, 

and he awoke