Section M: Other Uses Of Quotation Marks (Practice)

13 Questions | Total Attempts: 55

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Quotation Mark Quizzes & Trivia

Add quotation marks where necessary, being careful about where you place them (refer to Section G, Rule 16). Some sentences may not need any quotation marks.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Can I have another cookie, Mom? Callie asked.
    • A. 

      “Can I have another cookie, Mom?” Callie asked.

  • 2. 
    Mom replied, Not before supper. If you eat too much junk, you won’t eat your meal.
    • A. 

      Mom replied, “Not before supper. If you eat too much junk, you won’t eat your meal.”

  • 3. 
    Georgie said that he’d like to help out at the school carnival.
    • A. 

      Georgie said that he’d like to help out at the school carnival.

  • 4. 
    Mr. Smith yelled across the street, Come on over for lemonade.
    • A. 

      Mr. Smith yelled across the street, “Come on over for lemonade.”

  • 5. 
    Where are we going on vacation this year? questioned Thomas.
    • A. 

      “Where are we going on vacation this year?” questioned Thomas.

  • 6. 
    When I was a child, my favorite poem was ‘The Children’s Hour’, said Grandma.
    • A. 

      “When I was a child, my favorite poem was ‘The Children’s Hour’,” said Grandma.

  • 7. 
    I heard Tina say, Shoot, when she dropped the eggs, said Billy.
    • A. 

      “I heard Tina say, ‘Shoot,’ when she dropped the eggs,” said Billy.

  • 8. 
    The band instructor said, For the next concert, we will perform The Sting for one of our songs.
    • A. 

      The band instructor said, “For the next concert, we will perform ‘The Sting’ for one of our songs.”

  • 9. 
    Did Aunt Ellen say that we would be invited to her wedding?
    • A. 

      Did Aunt Ellen say that we would be invited to her wedding?

  • 10. 
    Help! screamed the child.
    • A. 

      “Help!” screamed the child.

  • 11. 
    Come upstairs, Lynn, ordered Dad. You need to explain what happened please.
    • A. 

      “Come upstairs, Lynn,” ordered Dad. “You need to explain what happened please.”

  • 12. 
    I don’t know what happened, Lynn replied.
    • A. 

      “I don’t know what happened,” Lynn replied.

  • 13. 
    Mrs. Smith said that everyone has to help clean up this mess.
    • A. 

      Mrs. Smith said that everyone has to help clean up this mess.