Comma-Splice Bootcamp

Remember that basic writing errors like this one will affect your grade significantly. Study this problem carefully. As your instructor, I'll be able to check up on your progress. If you haven't completed these exercises, I may refuse to review your writing projects.

  1. Please study this section in the online textbook: comma splices and run-ons.
  2. Work through these comma-splice exercises according to which track you have chosen:

  3. Optionally, work through these additional comma-splice exercises. You rewrite these items and compare your rewrite to a correct version.
  4. Optionally, work through these additional comma-splice exercises. You rewrite these items and compare your rewrite to a correct version.

Note: Be able to recognize and correct comma splices in regular extended text. Review your drafts of writing projects for this error before you turn them in.

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