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Grade 3 - English Language
2.17 Punctuation: Friendly Letters

Rules for using commas in friendly letters:
  1. A comma is used between the city and state (or province) in the heading.
    Detroit, Michigan
    Dallas, Texas
    Halifax, Nova Scotia

  2. A comma is placed between the day and the year in the heading.
    January 6,2004
    July 7, 2003

  3. A comma is used after the last word in the greeting.
    Dear Bob,
    My dearest sister,

  4. A comma is also placed after the last word in the closing.
    Your best friend,
    Truly yours,

Directions: For each question, select the choice that has the correct comma usage. Write a friendly letter and make sure to follow the comma usage rules given above.
Q 1: Dear Aunt Helen
Dear Aunt, Helen,
Dear Aunt Helen,
Dear Aunt, Helen

Q 2: Chicago Illinois
Chicago Illinois,
Chicago, Illinois,
Chicago, Illinois

Q 3: January 14 1995
January, 14, 1995
January, 14 1995
January 14, 1995

Q 4: Your best friend
Your best, friend
Your, best friend,
Your best friend,

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