Punctuation Exclamation mark ! It is used to convey strong feelings Wow, what a nice car!
Question mark ? We use a question mark when we ask questions. It is placed at the end of a sentence. What was that?
Full stop or period . It is used at the end of a sentence. Mike works earnestly.
Parentheses ( ) We use it just to add extra information that is unnecessary. I called 911 ( the emergency phone number in the US) to help me.
Quotation marks " " It is used to repeat exactly what one said. My teacher said "be strong".
Comma , It is used when you have a series of single words. This landscape is splendid, amazing and awesome. Colon : We also use it when we want to list things. European countries are: Cyprus, Denmark ,Belgium, etc. We use after a salutation for example in an email. Dear Tom:
Apostrophe ' It is used to indicate ownership. This is Mike's car. It is also used in contractions. I didn't come yesterday.