TEMPLATE FOR BUYBACKS (rev. 5-22-08)

(HINT: copy and paste this into a WORD DOCUMENT.  Be sure to change page orientation to landscape!)

Name_____________________________________  Paper_______________________________

Due date ______________________

 

COLUMN 1

Grammar

 Rule #

COL. 2

Error  No.

COL. 3

 

Error Type

COL. 4

 

Points Lost

COL. 5

 

Correction/Explanation

COL. 6

 

Extra column (if needed)

 

SPELLING ERRORS

Salmon GRS Rule #

 

sp

 

 

 

 

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sp

 

 

 

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sp

 

 

 

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sp

 

 

 

 

EXACT WORD ERRORS

none

 

ew

-1

 

 

 

none

 

ew

-1

 

 

none

 

ew

-1

 

 

 

MSF ERRORS

(HINT: Remember to correct the error in column 5 and explain what you did wrong in column 6.  For the same type of msf error over and over, you may combine buybacks.  For column 5, just pick one of those you did wrong for the correction.)

 

 

msf

 

 

 

 

 

 

msf

 

 

 

 

 

msf

 

 

 

 

 

 

msf

 

 

 

 

 

msf

 

 

 

 

 

msf

 

 

 

 

 

msf

 

 

 

 

 

msf

 

 

 

 

 

msf

 

 

 

 

MISPLACED MODIFIER ERRORS  

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mm

 

 

 

Salmon GRS

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mm

 

 

 

Salmon GRS

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mm

 

 

 

 

 

 

RUN-ON ERRORS    (HINT: Remember to label the S and the V or no credit!)

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RO

 

 

 

 

 

 

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RO

 

 

 

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RO

 

 

 

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RO

 

 

 

 

 

 

FRAGMENT ERRORS  (HINT: Remember to label the S and the V or no credit!)

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FRAG

 

 

 

 

 

 

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FRAG

 

 

 

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FRAG

 

 

 

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FRAG

 

 

 

 

 

AGREEMENT ERRORS    (HINT: Remember to label the S and the V or no credit!)

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agr

 

 

 

Salmon GRS

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agr

 

 

 

Salmon GRS

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agr

 

 

 

Salmon GRS

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agr

 

 

 

Salmon GRS

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agr

 

 

 

Salmon GRS

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agr

 

 

 

Salmon GRS

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agr

 

 

 

Salmon GRS

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agr

 

 

 

 

 

PUNCTUATION ERRORS  

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_____________ (other kinds of) ERRORS  

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COMMA ERRORS  

(HINT:  remember that for any comma error where you put "NONE" in column 1, you must correct the sentence in column 5 and explain what you did wrong in column 6!)

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abbreviation for comma rule: __________

 

pc

 

 

 

Salmon GRS

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abbreviation for comma rule: __________

 

pc

 

 

 

Salmon GRS

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abbreviation for comma rule: __________

 

pc

 

 

 

Salmon GRS

Rule #

abbreviation for comma rule: __________

 

pc

 

 

 

Salmon GRS

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abbreviation for comma rule: __________

 

pc

 

 

 

 

REMINDERS! 

1.) Do not use ellipsis points to shorten up corrected or sample sentences.  You will not get credit for the buyback!

2.) If you have any sentences with several errors in them, you do the buybacks in a special way.  Consult the blue buyback packet for this procedure.