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Quotation Marks - Exercise 1

Revise the following sentences by adding quotation marks and / or other punctuation, including end punctuation, where needed. When you are finished, click the "Check My Work" button at the bottom of the page.

1.  Did you see that new movie asked my friend

2.  When she saw his new Mercedes, she exclaimed What a beautiful car

3.  I just finished reading Shirley Jackson's short story The Lottery

4.  Did Jack really say It's not my responsibility

5.  The composer asked if the orchestra would play this Thursday

6.  I'm going to the newsstand he said for a copy of the newspaper

7.  You're out of your mind exclaimed Tony, slamming the door

8.  The professor asked When was the treaty signed

9.  The mayor promised that the project would be completed in two months

10.  The Wasteland is a poem by T.S. Eliot



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