Punctuation
Period

Period

End of sentence

A period is used at the end of a declarative or imperative sentence.

A declarative sentence makes a statement.

After several weeks of traveling, they finally finished their journey.

An imperative sentence gives a command or makes a request.

Close the door behind you when you leave.

Abbreviations

A period is used after an abbreviation.

Mr.
Mrs.
Sask.
Wed.
Feb.

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