Posted on 09/01/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
You can identify most punctuation marks, but can you use them properly?
If not, editor Karen Conlin is ready to help.
She breaks down how to use semicolons and colons for you (with examples) in a post on BookWorks.
Star students and/or grammar geeks may want to continue on to a Grammar Girl podcast about the ampersand (&).
It's mostly about the ampersand's history, but the end does include advice on when to use an ampersand versus the word "and."
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