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Lesson 311

Mechanics - Capitalization


Do not capitalize prepositions, conjunctions or the articles (a, an, the) that come within a proper noun. Example: University of Utah, Smith and Sons


Instructions: Capitalize each word that needs a capital letter.


1. The university of california is found in many different cities in california.


2. The battle of the bulge was an important battle.


3. The gulf of mexico is found south of texas.


4. One period of history is called the dark ages.


5. The cape of good hope is near africa.



--For answers scroll down.














1. University of California/California


2. Battle of the Bulge


3. Gulf of Mexico/Texas


4. Dark Ages


5. Cape of Good Hope/Africa



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