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."
There's a semi-colon in that line, I wish you to remember."
With scarcely a semi-colon after his hearty thanks, the little man began his recital:
Did you hear about the semi-colon who broke the law?
They did not seem to know which words to capitalise and when to use a comma, semi-colon and other punctuation marks.
"I had half my colon removed so, in punctuation terms, I'm a semi-colon which, as I joked at the time, is better than being a full stop.
Aside from enhancing their skills to discern journalism from propaganda, Briones reminded campus journalists the need to strengthen lessons and efforts in enhancing the grammar and spelling skills of students, "Your need to sharpened your grammar and spelling because the comma, semi-colon, [or] a question mark can change the entire meaning of a sentence or the message you are trying to convey," she said.
The first tattoo Kenny gave Charlie - a semi-colon, symbolising her support for a mental health campaign
We see firsthand how the publication process works, from choosing which articles get published, to perfecting footnotes and double-checking the placement of every semi-colon (my personal favourite).
But I must say I have a great respect for the semi-colon; it's a useful little chap" President Abraham Lincoln
I could argue to the death about the correct use of a semi-colon, but neoliberalism?