Mechanics - Punctuation - Quotation Marks
Use single quotation marks for a quotation within a quotation.
"Dad always says, 'Maybe,'" cried Pam.
Instructions: Use quotation marks where needed in these sentences.
1. Have you read The Scarlet Ibis, a very good short story? asked the teacher.
2. He replied, I know she said, I am not sure.
3. Everyone will read the chapter entitled Africa for tomorrow, commanded the substitute teacher.
4. The witness answered, I heard the officer say Put down the gun!
5. This famous painting Square Sunlight has won many awards, stated the guide.