|See how to use the punctuation mark, the colon in these examples:|
My students have two favorite games: hopscotch and soccer.
I like the following subjects: math, gym, science and health.
Please bring the following fruits: apples, plums, oranges and
I need a friend who demonstrates the following traits: kindness, devoted, friendly and honest.
Jake got what he deserved: a detention for being late.
PS: Don?t forget to bring your towel.
Here are the classroom rules:
1. Raise your hand before speaking.
2. Respect each other.
3. Listen to one another.
Dear Mr. Jones:
The ratio of boys to girls in our class is 1:3
Recess begins at 10:45