Semi-Colons

This resource contains an interactive and visual PowerPoint Lesson on using semi-colons appropriately in writing

• To link two related sentences / independent clauses.
• In complex lists.
• In sentences containing conjunctive adverbs

It contains explanations, examples and opportunities for pupils to practise placing semi-colons appropriately.

Other Colon and Semi-Colon Resources.

Colons and semi Colons Punctuation Mat

A succinct punctuation mat with explanations and examples of when and how to use colons and semi-colons.

Colons - 50 Slide PowerPoint Lesson

An interactive PowerPoint lesson on using the colon to:

• introduce an explanation / example
• introduce lists in sentences
• introduce bulleted / numbered lists in sentences
• emphasise a phrase or single word at the end of a sentence
• introduce quotations

Semi Colons - Set of 7 Worksheets

Contains set of 7 worksheets on semi-colons.

Tasks include using semi-colons in:

• linking two related sentences
• complex lists
• sentences containing conjunctive adverbs
• correcting sentences containing semi-colons
• composing complex lists and using semi-colons in sentences

Colons - Set of 9 Worksheets

This resource contains a set of 9 worksheets on using colons.

Tasks include using colons to:

  • expand or illustrate an independent clause
  • introduce lists in sentences
  • introduce bulleted, numbered or lettered lists
  • introduce quotations
  • to emphasise a word or phrase at the end of a sentence

Semi-Colons - Set of 7 Worksheets

This resource contains a set of 7 worksheets on semi-colons.

Tasks include using colons in:

• linking two related sentences / independent clauses.
• complex lists.
• sentences containing conjunctive adverbs.
• correcting sentences containing semi-colons.
• composing complex lists and using semi-colons in related sentences.

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Created: Dec 28, 2016

Updated: Jul 18, 2019

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