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C omma: Parenthetical Expressions
 
Lesson 5-14
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."
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.ThisyearIbelievewillbethebestyearyet.
2.TheroadtosuccessIhavefoundispavedwithhardwork.
3.Johnwillcometounderstandifhehasanysenseatallthathehasbeenwrong.
4.Thissolutionwillworkinmyopinionbutthecostwillbehigh.
5.Thetwosurethingsinlifeweallhavediscoveredaretaxesanddeath.
6.Noteforexampletheexcellentdetailinthedesign.
7.YoumaybesurprisedIthinkjusthowtallhehasgrown.
8.Herbeautifulhairaccordingtoherhairdresserwasfartoolong.
9.Thepathtothebeachbyallaccountswascrowded.
10.ThewavesIregretaretoosmalltosurf.
11.Thecostofaneducationonemustconcludeisfarcheaperthanignorance.
12.Theweathertodayinmyopinionisbeautiful.
13.ThewaterasIhaveexperienceditistoocoldtoswim.
14.Herheadachesheexplainedwascausedbytheloudnoise.
15.Thecureashefoundoutwasworsethantheailment.
16.Drivingtoofastshediscoveredwasnotthethingtodo.
17.Learningitisbelievedistheresultofhardwork.
18.GoingtobedearlyandrisingearlyaccordingtoBenjaminFranklinmakesapersonhealthy, wealthy, andwise.
19.TheanswerifIcanremembercorrectlywasthethirdchoice.
20.GrowingoldImustconcludeisthebestandonlygoodoptionavailable.