Symbol Meaning Example
^ Insert a letter, word, phrase, or sentence. the The pirates raised flag. ^
, Insert a comma.
They buried jewels, rings, and coins.
Insert a period. Jack sneered at the captain .
Insert quotation marks. Stop! yelled Blackbeard.
Begin a new paragraph.
This is the tale of
Indent sentence. The captain found the treasure.
Bring sentence to margin. The crew sailed for days.
Change a lower case letter to a capital letter. The ship docked at angle island.
Change a capital letter to a lower case letter. The Map was stolen.
The word is spelled incorrectly. sp There is a pirat ship.
The word is spelled correctly, but used incorrectly. wc There ship sank.
Spell out the number/word. so Blackbeard has 4 coins. so The pirates attacked bc they were told to attack.
Take out a letter, word, phrase, or sentence. Jack counted the the coins.
Reverse the order. The two pirates were old freinds.
Add a space. Jack wantedto go.
Connect letters/words. The pirates saw the ship yard.
Frag The sentence is a fragment/not a complete sentence.
In the night. Frag
R-O The sentence is a run-on sentence/too many thoughts.
The pirates swabbed the deck and they raised the flag and they yelled loudly
because they were excited. R-O