English grammar

Module 12, Punctuation: Quotations and Parentheses, Lesson 6:

Comma - Enclosing the Parenthetical Expression

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English grammar
Prompt:
We place commas around an expression that is just added words and not part of the sentence structure: "The team played, in my opinion, their best game."

Practice What You've Learned

English grammar
Directions:
One or more commas have been omitted from each of the following sentences. Insert one or more commas by clicking the space between the words where you desire a comma to be.
1.
This, year, I, believe, will, be, the, best, year, yet.
2.
The, road, to, success, I, have, found, is, paved, with, hard, work.
3.
John, will, come, to, understand, if, he, has, any, sense, at, all, that, he, has, been, wrong.
4.
This, solution, will, work, in, my, opinion, but, the, cost, will, be, high.
5.
The, two, sure, things, in, life, we, all, have, discovered, are, taxes, and, death.
6.
Note, for, example, the, excellent, detail, in, the, design.
7.
You, may, be, surprised, I, think, just, how, tall, he, has, grown.
8.
Her, beautiful, hair, according, to, her, hairdresser, was, far, too, long.
9.
The, path, to, the, beach, by, all, accounts, was, crowded.
10.
The, waves, I, regret, are, too, small, to, surf.
11.
The, cost, of, an, education, one, must, conclude, is, far, cheaper, than, ignorance.
12.
The, weather, today, in, my, opinion, is, beautiful.
13.
The, water, as, I, have, experienced, it, is, too, cold, to, swim.
14.
Her, headache, she, explained, was, caused, by, the, loud, noise.
15.
The, cure, as, he, found, out, was, worse, than, the, ailment.
16.
Driving, too, fast, she, discovered, was, not, the, thing, to, do.
17.
Learning, it, is, believed, is, the, result, of, hard, work.
18.
Going, to, bed, early, and, rising, early, according, to, Benjamin, Franklin, makes, a, person, healthy, wealthy, and, wise.
19.
The, answer, if, I, can, remember, correctly, was, the, third, choice.
20.
Growing, old, I, must, conclude, is, the, best, and, only, good, option, available.
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