Questions tagged with semicolon

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Use of semicolon
Hi there, I am co-writing a paper and wondering whether my use of the semicolon is appropriate. I can't post ...
Semicolon lists commasplice 0 votes, asked Dec 10 by Annika
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Semicolon or comma?
Goals are an important part of the journey, it's HOW you attain them that matters!
Semicolon comma 0 votes, asked Oct 26 by Alicia Nicholas
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What is the correct punctuation in this sentence?
Putting on her warm coat; which she normally did regardless of the weather, she took one last glimpse about and ...
comma colon Semicolon dash 0 votes, asked Apr 03 by lee leeeder
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comma vs semicolon using lists and fractions
If i were to ask "Please give me 1/2 of the milk, the cheese and the butter," does that mean ...
commas Semicolon +1 vote, asked Jan 14 by D Mitch
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Inclusion of a conjunction in a list started after a colon & Usage of semicolons vs commas for lists
Here is the sentence in question: "Les Misérables includes several themes pertaining to ethics, such as: the value of atonement ...
Semicolon comma conjunctions colon lists 0 votes, asked Jan 12 by Philip Swanson
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When to use a Comma or Semicolon
In this sentence, which makes more sense, the semicolon or the comma? Here's how I think this should work; put ...
punctuation comma Semicolon 0 votes, asked Sep 21 '13 by Mikiah Fender
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Series in a nonessential clause
How does one punctuate a series within a nonessential clause? Is one of the following examples correct, or is there ...
series clause comma Semicolon 0 votes, asked Jul 29 '13 by Sahndie
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What is wrong with the following question? I need to visit my friend, to wash my bike, and buy six ...
punctuation semi-colon comma Semicolon +1 vote, asked Jun 24 '13 by jasvir singh
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Semicolons, commas, or what?
I wrote the following sentences for a letter of introduction and I love the cadence of the phrasing. The phrases ...
Semicolon comma 0 votes, edited May 27 '13 by Charles Sims
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Proper use of semicolon
An important effector of Arf6, Rab27a, and Rab35 is the GTPase activating protein (GAP) EPI64; the high concentration of EPI64 ...
Semicolon 0 votes, asked Apr 07 '13 by Peter Stamos
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