i have some questions about when a comma is or is not appropriate. please, if you are only guessing, say so (and if you are anenglish professor, i'm all ears!)
instead of walking, she ran.
instead of walking she ran.
it's the first one, right?!?!?!
tomorrow morning, i will leave.
tomorrow morning i will leave.
(the obvious answer is that "i will leave tomorrow morning." is best, but just for future reference in similar sitchy-ashuns...)
It confirmed what they already knew: that the first two battles were already won.
on that one, is the colon right? should the word "that" be there?