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This week we will be learning how to use speech marks. 

Speech marks are used to show the words that a person or character has directly said.

Look at the examples of written speech below by two of our P5 pupils. 

Instructions 1

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Instructions 2

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Example 1 from P5 Lyon

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"Can't wait to see you all," said Myah. 

Example to from pMP5 Mr McKee

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"Hope you all had a good Christmas," said Alexis.