Commas To Clarify Meaning  -  PowerPoint Lesson
This resource contains a fully editable, 36-slide PowerPoint lesson on commas and how these devices are used to clarify meaning and to avoid ambiguity and confusion. It highlights the importance of the comma as a punctuation device in sentences.

Many examples are provided within the PowerPoint and pupils have the opportunity to identify where commas and pairs of commas should go in a sentence to clarify meaning. They are also asked to explain how the meaning changes with the addition/removal of commas.

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Created: Nov 27, 2017

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