Capitalize The Words – English Lessons

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Rule -1 : Capitalize the first word of every sentence

                Examples: 
                Hyderabad
is a convivial city.
 
               Jerusalem is the capital of Israel.

                Rule -2 : Capitalize the first word in most lines of poetry.
                Example:
                Listen my people, and you shall hear
                Of the midnight ride of Paul Rogers.
                On the eighth of March, in
sixty-six,
                Hardly a man
is now alive,
                Who
remembers that famous day and year.

                EXERCISE (Using capital letters correctly):

                1.    
when
will the cricket season begin?
                2.    
gemma
and rita were crowned as the home coming queens.
                3.    
is
your birthday tomorrow?
                4.    
be
seated, the judge told the jurors.
                5.    
scientists
predict a massive quake in the 21st century.

                 CAPITALIZE
OUTLINES AND TITLES
Rule-1:  Capitalize the first word of each line of an
outline.
Examples:
Indians of the Great Plains
1.    
Names
of tribes
a.    
Tipka
b.    
Crow
c.     
Chowmo
d.    
Blackfoot
2.    
Kinds
of dwellings
a.    
Tiple
b.    
Earth
lodge
c.     
Moto
Rule-2:  Capitalize the first word, last word, and all
important words in a title.  Do not
capitalize THE, A, AN, or a short preposition (in, for, from, by) unless it
comes first or last.
Examples:
1.    
The Island of the Lost World (book).
2.    
How To
Train a Dog (poem)
EXERCISE (Use
quotation marks (“ “) around titles of short works such as stories, poems,
etc).
1.    
“The
tiger and the fox” is a good short story.
2.    
 Our painting class is studying the Pieta
3.    
My
wife reads  london 
times and janes defense weekly.
4.    
debra
has just finished reading the book, freaky ladder.
5.    
I
enjoyed the movie as good as it gets.
 

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