Capitals Acronyms & Initials By Linda Buckmaster. Go back in time, what do you remember about using capitals?. Capitals Acronyms & Initials. Today we are reviewing capitals What can you remember about using capitals?. Capital letters are used for:.
Acronyms & Initials
By Linda Buckmaster
My teacher is very intelligent.
I was tired, so I went to bed.
The Dr Who series was filmed in Wales for the BBC.
Divali begins on Thursday.
An acronym is a word formed from the initials or other parts of several words.
AA - Automobile Association
BA – British Airways
SITCOM: of several words.
Single Income Two Children Oppressive MortgageAcronyms
ATM – Automated Teller Machine of several words.
PIN - Personal Identification Number
Tweets of several words.
t of several words. errific
Capitals are used for names of people, places, dates, brand names, postcodes and titles: Mr David Cameron, London, August, Pepsi, The Bible,
Dr Who, KT1 4BX
Mistakes to avoid ......
All sentences begin with a capital letter.
Think about them when you write, and check your work to make sure they’re all there.
Use punctuation correctly, eg capital letters , question, exclamation marks and full stops. Ws/3.4
Write names, postcodes and titles: down the meaning of the TARDIS
The first person to give a correct answer will
win a merit!