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English Basics
Volume 2, Number 31, May 11, 1998


Titles and Capitalization

When you put a title at the beginning of something you have written, remember to capitalize the appropriate words.

The first and last words always begin with a capital letter.
Other words in the title begin with capital letters, except for short prepositions such as in and of, short conjunctions such as and and or, and the articles a, an, and the.

Write each title correctly. The first four have been done for you.


1._ when monkeys cry . . . . . When Monkeys Cry

2._ a hole in time . . . . . A Hole in Time

3._ looking for excuses . . . . . Looking for Excuses

4._ in the best way we know . . . . . In the Best Way We Know

5._ fast and tasty meals

6._ animals of the city

7._ airplanes

8._ right or wrong

9. _if cabbage could only sing

10. famous acting tuna fish

11. walking to my farm

12. how to spend money

13. the president’s dog

14. the magic planet


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