they are the little marks that use their influence, to help a sentence make more sense ;)
For those of us who remember "The Electric Company"
Okay, this video went through my mind today while we were reviewing punctuation in Easy Grammar Plus.
Another version of punctuation that went through my head was from Victor Borge:
I was unable to find the version from "The Electric Company" but this one is fine. I love the noise representations for punctuation. I did this with my dd, who looked at me like I was crazy. What a shame more kids today are unaware of such comedic genius :(