commas.docx - P-1a-j Comma Review Multiple Choice Some of the following sentences contain comma errors If a sentence has an error select the correct

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P-1a-j Comma ReviewMultiple ChoiceSome of the following sentences contain comma errors. If a sentence has an error, select the correct version. If the sentence is correct, select c. No change.1. Many critics include James Agee, Conrad Aiken, Louisa May Alcott, and Nelson Algren on their lists of major American authors.a.Many critics include James Agee, Conrad Aiken Louisa May Alcott, and Nelson Algren on their lists of major American authors.b.Many critics include James Agee, Conrad Aiken, Louisa May Alcott, and Nelson Algren, on their lists of major American authors.c.No change.ANS: c 2. James Agee published A Death in the Family, which won the Pulitzer Prize in 1957, and, Conrad Aiken won the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1924.a.James Agee published A Death in the Family, which won the Pulitzer Prize in 1957,and Conrad Aiken won the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1924.b.James Agee published A Death in the Familywhich won the Pulitzer Prize in 1957 and Conrad Aiken won the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1924.c.No change.ANS: a
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3. Before he reached the age of fifty Nelson Algren had published his two major works, The Man with the Golden Armand A Walk on the Wild Side.a.Before he reached the age of fifty, Nelson Algren had published his two major works, The Man with the Golden Armand A Walk on the Wild Side.b.Before he reached the age of fifty, Nelson Algren had published his two major works The Man with the Golden Arm,and A Walk on the Wild Side.c.No change.ANS: a 4. Louisa May Alcott’s fame rests, of course, on the novels, Little Womenand Little Men.a.Louisa May Alcott’s fame rests of course on the novels Little Women,and Little b.Louisa May Alcott’s fame rests, of course, on the novels Little Womenand Little c.No change.ANS: b Men.Men.5. Any list of great American writers, would probably name Sherwood Anderson of Winesburg, Ohiofame, and Isaac Asimov, known for I, Robotas well as the Foundationseries.a.Any list of great American writers would probably name Sherwood Anderson of Winesburg, Ohiofame and Isaac Asimov, known for I, Robotas well as the Foundationseries.
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b.Any list of great American writers would probably name Sherwood Anderson of Winesburg, Ohiofame, and Isaac Asimov known for I, Robotas well as the Foundationseries.c.No change.ANS: a6. My instructor points out, repeatedly I might add that her favorite American writers are Thomas Wolfe and Richard Wright.Thomas Wolfe and Richard Wright.Thomas Wolfe and Richard Wright. 7. “Well, Jessica are you coming with me to hear Toni Morrison,” her brother Aaron asked “or are you staying home”?
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