Nov 2, 2016

Question Marks, Quotation Marks, and Parentheses (Test 1)

13 cards
, 37 answers
  • Choose all the correct answers.
    1. He asked, “Did Danika really say  . . . 
      that?”
      • that?”
      • that”?

    2. He wanted to know when you will be  . . . 
      here.
      • here?
      • here.

    3.  . . . 
      “Well,”
      she said, “you certainly didn’t waste any time.”
      • “Well,
      • “Well,”

    4. “Is it almost  . . . 
      over?”
      he  . . . 
      asked.
      • over,”asked?
      • over?”asked.

    5. “I’ve had it up to  . . . 
      here!”
      she screamed.
      • here!”
      • here!”,

    6. The song asks, “Would you like to swing on a  . . . 
      star?”
      • star?”
      • star”?

    7. Carmen said, “She said,  . . . 
      ‘I’ll never leave you.”’
      • ‘I’ll never leave you.”’
      • “I’ll never leave you.”

    8. She requested (actually she  . . . 
      pleaded)
      that her name be withheld. (Note
      You may use commas instead of parentheses.
      )
      • pleaded)
      • pleaded,

    9. This contract guarantees that we will  . . . 
      (1.) deliver
      the merchandise,  . . . 
      (2.) pay
      for all damaged goods, and  . . . 
      (3.) make
      you the exclusive carrier of our products. (Note
      You may just use parentheses around the numbers.
      )
      • (1.) deliver(2.) pay(3.) make
      • (1) deliver(2) pay(3) make
      • 1 deliver2 pay3 make

    10. “May I have a rain check on that  . . . 
      lunch?”
      I asked.
      • lunch”?
      • lunch?”

    11. Do you believe the saying, “It is better to vote for what you want and not get it than to vote for what you don’t want and get  . . . 
      it”?
      • it?”
      • it”?

    12. Bernard said,  . . . 
      “Waldo asked, ‘Who took my pencil sharpener?”’
      • Waldo asked, “Who took my pencil sharpener?”
      • “Waldo asked, ‘Who took my pencil sharpener?”’

    13. “May I see your I.D.  . . . 
      card?”
      the clerk  . . . 
      asked.
      • card,”asked.
      • card?”asked?

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