semi-colon


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semi-colon

[ˈsemɪˈkəʊlən] Npunto y coma m

semi-colon

فَصْلَةٌ مَنْقُوطَة středník semikolon Semikolon άνω τελεία punto y coma puolipiste point virgule točka-zarez punto e virgola セミコロン 세미콜론 puntkomma semikolon średnik ponto e vírgula, ponto-e-vírgula точка с запятой semikolon เครื่องหมายอัฒภาค ; noktalı virgül dấu chấm phẩy 分号
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These are merely the rough copies," he explained: "and, as soon as I have put in the final corrections--" making a great commotion among the different parchments, "--a semi-colon or two that I have accidentally omitted--" here he darted about, pen in hand, from one part of the scroll to another, spreading sheets of blotting-paper over his corrections, "all will be ready for signing.
With scarcely a semi-colon after his hearty thanks, the little man began his recital:
There's a semi-colon in that line, I wish you to remember.
And customers are queueing up to have a semi-colon grammar mark tattooed on their body at PS15 a time.
But now the drama and music teacher from Crosby is about to get a permanent symbol of her struggle - a semi-colon tattoo.
In Mo-Tires, the issue was whether a semi-colon (or a period in the French version) at the end of the paragraph created two separate independent clauses, or whether the semi-colon merely constituted a pause in a single clause.
Supposedly, this is too weak a punctuation mark for the purpose and should be replaced with a full stop or semi-colon.
There are mini-puzzles to solve and obstacles to avoid, but overall this game is all about embracing the developers' passion for the subject matter and enjoying a unique platformer that's much more exclamation mark than semi-colon.
There's no sentiment in business," barked a pompous old work colleague of mine years ago as he rounded on a hapless hack who had failed to insert a semi-colon at the appropriate juncture.
Apparently there should be a verb on either side of the semi-colon, they should avoid dashes and minimise use of brackets.
The semi-colon in my list marks the shift that the editors note in their introduction ("Introduction: Romance and its Medieval Contexts") from "principally literary contexts to the interaction of romances with their wider social, intellectual; and cultural surroundings" (p.
The announcement, which included that hallmark of the pretentious writer, the colon and its little brother, the semi-colon, no fewer than seven times expressed Frank's delight at reaching the "milestone".