Unformatted text preview: to the first. 13. A “Families” is misspelled in the second selection. 14. B “Their” is misspelled in the first selection. 15. B “University” should be capitalized in the first selection. 16. A “December” should be capitalized in the second selection. 17. A This is the proper contraction for “it is”. 18. A “Children’s” is plural and possessive. It is done with an ‘s (apostrophe s) because it is a plural noun that doesn’t end in s. 19. A The word “ours” is made possessive with an s’ (s apostrophe) because the plural noun ends in an s. 20. A “Worse yet” should be set off with a comma and not a semicolon. 21. B The semicolon is used in the list because there is a comma used in the separation of city and state. 22. A The colon is used unnecessarily. 23. B The comma is used unnecessarily. 24. B There should be a comma to separate the different thoughts. 25. B This is a compound sentence. COM 140...
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- Grammatical number, Colon, Axia College Material