(a) After eating the child left the table 乍看起来，似乎是：「吃完那小孩以后…」。有了标点符号之后的句子是：After eating, the child left the table. 「吃完之后，那小孩分开了餐桌」。
(b) Inside the dog was growling乍看起来，似乎是：「那只狗的肚子里在咆哮」。有了标点符号之后的句子是：Inside, the dog was growling. 「门里面，那只狗在咆哮」。
(c) What do you think I mend for nothing and give you two dollars乍看起来，似乎是：「我免费给你补(鞋)之外，还要送你两块钱，你以为如何？」。有了标点符号之后的句子是：
What! do you think I mend for nothing and give you two dollars?
(a)Happily he died.
Happily, he died.
真快乐，他死了。本句中happily修饰 he died.
(b) No tax will be imposed on foreign fruit trees.
No tax will be imposed on foreign fruit, trees.
(c) Dr. Johnson, our family doctor cannot come today.
(d) Dr. Johnson, our family doctor, cannot come today.
本句中our family doctor 是Dr. Johnson 的同位语。
5.Exclamation Point 惊叹号(!)
7.Parentheses 括号( )
8. Period 句号(．)
9. Question Mark 问号C?)
lO.Quotation Marks 引号("…")
l2.Triple Dots 删节号(…)
(l)表示字母的省略。Can't you read those road signs?
(2)表示数字的省略。Today is Thursday, June 1, '89.
(3)表示字母的复数。There are five s’s in “sleeplessness.”
(4)表示单字的复数。Our teacher told us not to use so many so’s.
(5)表示数字的复数。Her 7’s and 9’s look alike.
(6)表示一切格。It’s Vice Burn’s umbrella.
(1) 用在以and ,but ,for, nor ,or ,so ,yet等衔接词衔接的两个主要子句之间。
My father is fond of fishing, but my mother prefers hiking.
While I was making a telephone call, someone knocked at my door．
Her father, who is a famous scholar, teaches English.
Kent Howard, my English teacher, is from America.
(5) 用在yes, no ,well等字之后。
(a) Yes, he is a hard-working student.
(b) No, it is impossible.
(c) Well, you may go if you insist.
(a) John, come here.
(b) Open the door, John.
(c) It is, Sir, not my fault.
(a) “You are beautiful,” he said.
(b) Our teacher said, “Freedom is not license.”
(c) “No,” she said, “I was just testing your patience.”
On Sunday, May 28, 1989, her first child was born.
Candy lives at 4 Alley 10, Lane 76, Ching Hua Street, Section 4, Taipei, Taiwan.
(a) Her mother sells tomatoes, potatoes, and peaches.
(b) She ran up the stairs, across the porch, and into the house.
(c) We all agreed that she was beautiful, that she was intelligent, and that she was ambitious.
The lion is the symbol of courage; the lamb, of meekness. (the lamb is the symbol of meekness).
(a) They enjoy outdoor sports, such as hiking and riding.
(b)He likes all extracurricular activities, especially basketball playing.
He wanted to see Cliff, not Steve.
It is warm today, isn’t it?