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Boost your English Punctuation- Full stop uses and examples By Mr.Zaki Badr

Boost your English Punctuation- Full stop uses
Boost your English Punctuation- Full stop uses

In this lesson, you're going to learn the uses of a full stop or a period.so, you're going to learn the following:

  • Where is it put?
  •  used in titles
  • used in shortening words
  • declarative sentences
  • imperative sentence
  • common full stop mistake(s)



where a period is put?

At the end of a sentence.
Ex:
Kate loves  Zack.

Used in Titles:

Mr. Andrew   Mrs. Stewart

Mrs. Nancy Ahmed  ( her full name is Nancy Ahmed, her family name is Ahmed)
Miss (not married),  Mrs. (married)
Ms. (if you don’t know if she is married or not)

used in shortening words:


January  =  Jan.

I was born in Jan. 1995

declarative sentences  and imperative sentences


Boost your English Punctuation- Full stop uses and examples By Mr.Zaki Badr
Boost your English Punctuation- Full stop uses and examples By Mr.Zaki Badr


common full stop mistake(s):

If the last item in the sentence is an abbreviation that ends in a period, do not follow it with another period.
Incorrect: This is Alice Smith, M.D..
Correct: This is Alice Smith, M.D.
Correct: Please shop, cook, etc. We will do the laundry.

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My name is Zaki Badr.I am an online English teacher. Contact me on WhatsApp: +201027871551 I have been teaching English  since 2011. English teaching certificates that I got : *TESOL Certificate, Arizona State University,USA, December 2018.

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