To become familiar with the rules that governs the use of hyphens marks in well-written sentences

        To develop basic skills in the use of hyphens in well written sentences

        To practice using hyphens in various writing situations




        To correctly recognize situations where hyphens are used in a pre-written sentence

        To determine where and under what situations hyphens should be used within various sentence situations




Click here http://cctc2.commnet.edu/grammar/marks/hyphen.htm.

Review the material to become familiar with hyphens and their use in standard written English. Upon completion of this review, take the quiz on hyphens by clicking here http://www.dailygrammar.com/421to425.html.  Place hyphens where they belong in each sentence.


New Instruction:


To receive additional instruction and practice on hyphens, click here http://www.economist.com/research/styleGuide/index.cfm?page=738537.


Feedback and Review:

For further practice, click here http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/grammar/g_hyphen.html.

Transfer of Knowledge or Skills:


Click here http://webster.commnet.edu/grammar/quizzes/punct3_quiz.htm

for a final review of exclamation marks.  If you do not have 10 of the 12 problems correct, go back to http://cctc2.commnet.edu/grammar/marks/hyphen.htm and review the rules governing the use of exclamation marks.



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