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Grade 6 English
2.19 Punctuation - Period (.)


  • Period is used at the end of an affirmative sentence.
    Example: I go to school everyday.

  • Period is used to end orders.
    Give me the book.
    Leave me alone.

  • Period is not used if the sentence ends with a question or an exclamation mark.
    Did you do your homework?
    What a mess!

  • Periods are also used in abbreviations.
    Mrs. Williamson, 45 lbs., C.N.B.C., etc., e.g., i.e.

  • Don't use a period for acronyms.
    Examples: UN (United Nations), NATO (North American Treaty Organization)

  • Periods are also used after an initial in a person's name.
    Examples: Susan B. Anthony, C.S. Lewis

  • Periods are also used in decimals.
    Example: $4.56

Directions: Identify if the sentences given below are punctuated correctly or incorrectly. Write your own examples for each of the punctuation rules given above.
Q 1: The bike in the store cost me $3900 (thirty nine) dollars.
punctuated correctly
not punctuated correctly

Q 2: I go shopping every day.
not punctuated correctly
punctuated correctly

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