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Dialogue October 6, 2011
Warm up What is dialogue? Dialogue is -
How to correctly punctuate dialogue All dialogue needs… 1.Quotation marks 2.Commas 3.Period/exclamation point/question mark
Correctly punctuate each sentence… 1.Do not be so angry Harry teased 2.You are playing the game all wrong Nadia scolded 3.Why didn’t Julie just listen the first time her mother questioned with an annoyed look on her face
More… 1.You will be punished for this cried Miss Sardo as her student ran away with her car keys 2.My classmate Greg is very talkative but does seem to make the class go by a little bit faster replied mark after his father asked him how school was going
Rewrite each sentence as dialogue. Remember to include tag lines that show how the person speaks. 1.Marcia invited Brittany to go home with her after school. 2.Brittany was sorry she couldn’t go, because she had lots of homework. 3.Marcia suggested that they could go to the movies over the weekend. 4.Brittany said there was a horror movie that she really wanted to see.
T.O.D. Rewrite the following situations as dialogue. Henry asked Brittany if he could borrow her pencil. She ignored him and told him to get lost.