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Colon

Punctuation
English
Class 10

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Define and identify all the different uses of colon

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Select the correctly punctuated sentence.

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A range of new blockbusters is coming to the cinemas this summer: thrillers, comedies and family dramas.

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The circus hosted a variety of new artistes; three tightrope walkers, four unicyclists, and a juggler.

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Choose the option that best corrects the underlined part of the sentence:
Delayed trains flooded roads and traffic jams, these made Lucy late to work on Monday morning.

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Choose the option that best corrects the underlined word.
Early dawn, clear mornings and cool weather; these were the things Eric enjoyed on his early morning runs.

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Choose the correct sentence of the given, in terms of the usage of 'colon'.

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Out of the given sentences, select the one which places 'colon' in its most suitable position:

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Is a semicolon two dots or one dot and a comma?

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Leonardo da Vinci may be described as a polymath, and his subjects of interest included art, architecture, science, maths, astronomy, botany and cartography.

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A rocking chair, an armoire, a bureau and several coffee tables; these are the items of furniture that Michael sold at his garage sale.

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