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Using Capital Letters

Here are some useful capitalization rules to follow.

  • Capitalize the first word of every sentence.
    Your poem was read at this morning’s assembly.
    Begin the session now.

  • Capitalize the pronoun I as a word and in a contraction.
    This card is something that I cherish.
    I’ve a funny story to tell you.

  • Capitalize proper nouns and proper adjectives.
    South America—South American capitals
    Italy—Italian cities
    Emerson—Emersonian ideals

  • Capitalize the first word of a quoted sentence.
    ‘‘Many surprises are awaiting you, Yogi.’’

  • Capitalize the interjection O.

    O, say can you see, by the dawn’s early light . . .

  • Capitalize the abbreviations of proper nouns.

    Mount Rainier . . . Mt. Rainier
    Twenty-third Street . . . Twenty-third St.
    Reverend Jones . . . Rev. Jones

  • Capitalize the first word of the salutation and the closing of friendly and

    business letters.
    Dear Mrs. Lowe,
    Sincerely yours,
    Respectfully,

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  • Active and passive voices
  • agreement between indefinite pronouns and their antecedents
  • agreement involving prepositional phrases
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  • complete and simple predicates
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  • complex sentences
  • compound complex sentences
  • compound prepositions and the preposition adverb question
  • compound subject and compound predicate
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  • First Capitalization List
  • indefinite pronouns
  • Indefinite pronouns and the possessive case
  • introducing clauses
  • introducing phrases
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  • irregular verbs part one
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  • Italics Hyphens and Brackets
  • Misplaced and dangling modifiers
  • More Apostrophe Situations
  • More subject verb agreement situations
  • Parentheses Ellipsis Marks and Dashes
  • Periods Question Marks and Exclamation Marks
  • personal pronouns
  • pronouns and their antecedents
  • Quotation Marks Part Three
  • Quotation Marks Part One
  • Quotation Marks Part Two
  • reflexive demonstrative and interrogative pronouns
  • Regular Comparison of Adjectives and Adverbs
  • regular verb tenses
  • Second Capitalization List
  • sentences fragments and run on sentences
  • singular and plural nouns and pronouns
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  • Sound a like words Part Three
  • Sound a like words Part Two
  • Sound alike words part one
  • subject and verb agreement
  • subject complements predicate nominatives and predicate adjectives
  • subject verb agreement situations
  • the adjective
  • the adjective clause
  • the adjective phrase
  • the adverb
  • the adverb clause
  • the adverb phrase
  • The Apostrophe
  • the appositive
  • The Colon
  • The coordinating conjunction
  • the correlative conjunction
  • the direct object
  • the gerund and gerund phrase
  • the indirect object
  • the infinitive and infinitive phrase
  • The nominative case
  • the noun
  • the noun adjective pronoun question
  • the noun clause
  • the object of the preposition
  • the participle and participial phrase
  • The possessive case
  • The possessive case 2
  • The possessive case and pronouns
  • the preposition
  • the prepositional phrase
  • the pronoun
  • The Semicolon
  • the subordinating conjunction
  • the verb
  • The verb be
  • the verb phrase
  • Transitive and intransitive verbs
  • types of nouns
  • types of sentences by purpose
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    Lilies

    Lilies are the most commonly used flower for funerals because they symbolize innocence that has been restored to the soul of the departed. Stargazer lily symbolizes sympathy and is associated with majesty and purity and it was the symbol of Mother Marys purity and chastity. While the leaves symbolize her modesty, the white petal represents her innocence and purity. Peruvian lilies represent friendship and devotion while pink lilies represent wealth and prosperity. These beautiful flowers always bring peace to the receivers mind.


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