Using brackets, dashes and commas for extra information
Parenthesis adds extra information to a sentence. It is particularly useful for adding more information about a setting or character.
Brackets, dashes and commas can be used to show parenthesis.
Commas - The lion, who has sharp teeth, ate his dinner.
Brackets - The lion (who has sharp teeth) ate his dinner.
Dashes - The lion - who has sharp teeth - ate his dinner.
Click the link below to watch the video then focus on Activity 3 below. You have a choice of bronze, silver or gold.
1 star = Bronze
2 stars = Silver
3 stars = Gold