Commas With Coordinate & Cumulative Adjectives

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Review coordinate and cumulative adjectives. Practice when you need a comma and when you don't.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Coordinate adjectives need a comma; cumulative adjectives do not.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      An old, redwood tree stood tall.

    • B. 

      An old redwood tree stood tall.

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      An old, enormous tree stood tall.

    • B. 

      An old enormous tree stood tall.

  • 5. 
    Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    • A. 

      The girl grew confident, tall, and wise.

    • B. 

      The girl grew confident tall and wise.

  • 6. 
    Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    • A. 

      A friend gave me five, nervous, little fish.

    • B. 

      A friend gave me five nervous little fish.

  • 7. 
    What type of adjectives are the bold words in this sentence: The poster depicted a strong, tall child wearing a black denim shirt.
  • 8. 
    What type of adjectives are the bold words in this sentence: The poster depicted a strong, tall child wearing a black denim shirt.