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 Which of the following sentences contains a comma splice?      A. The pots clanged to the kitchen floor, the kitten cowered under the table.B. Our friend, who travelled from Tennessee, was quite tired when he arrived.C. We need help with organization, structure, and spelling.D. The cruise ship docked on Oahu, then again on Maui.        
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User:  Which of the following sentences contains a comma splice?      A. The pots clanged to the kitchen floor, the kitten cowered under the table.B. Our friend, who travelled from Tennessee, was quite tired when he arrived.C. We need help with organization, structure, and spelling.D. The cruise ship docked on Oahu, then again on Maui.        

Weegy: The following sentence contains a comma splice: The pots clanged to the kitchen floor, the kitten cowered under the table.
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User:  To set off a quote within a quote, you should use      A. regular quotation marks.B. apostrophes.C. commas.D. single quotation marks.

Weegy: To set off a quote within a quote, you should use C. single quotation marks.
johnlennons|Points 901|

User: Which one of these sentences should end in a period instead of a question mark?      A. How old will you be in 2010 B. Will you please ask your mother C. She said, "Did you leave it in the car "D. Crandall wanted to know if his laundry was dry? 

Weegy: D. Crandall wanted to know if his laundry was dry?
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User: Which one of these sentences uses commas correctly?      A. I just read, Moby Dick a classic novel.B. We like our new television but, we have to take it back.C. The buffet included various meats, potatoes, salads, and desserts.D. Craig decided to call Judy, and Nancy.

Weegy: A. The buffet included various meats, potatoes, salads, and desserts. uses commas correctly.
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User:  You should avoid the overuse of exclamation points because you'll appear to be      A. shouting at the reader.B. creating confusion.C. exhibiting bias.D. showing off.

Weegy: B. shouting at the reader.
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User:  One main purpose of a colon is to      A. mark the boundaries between strong words.B. show emphasis.C. introduce a list.D. replace a question mark. 

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One main purpose of a colon is to introduce a list.
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