Questions tagged with semicolons

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Use of semicolon
Is the following use of semicolons correct? The plan is to connect the airport with South Boston by digging a ...
Semicolon semicolons +1 vote, asked Nov 30 '15 by Tural Alizada
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H.W. Fowler - Outdated and Incorrect?
I have attempted to try and educate myself on strict, proper grammar usage recently. I read this chapter: http://www.bartleby.com/116/402.html from ...
punctuation semicolons comma coordinate Conjunction 0 votes, asked Nov 01 '15 by Joseph
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Comma Splice, Independent Clauses, and Connectors
Are the following sentences incorrect or correct? According to the answer guide in the textbook that I'm using they are....I'm ...
independent Clauses semicolons commasplice fanboys 0 votes, asked Sep 01 '15 by Danica
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Sentence fragments and the semicolon
I learned that semicolons can only be used when each of the two clauses could stand alone as sentences. Since ...
semicolons 0 votes, asked Jun 10 '14 by Heather Wilcox
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Semicolons for lengthy list of items
If you have a lengthy paragraph listing numerous items with each item being lengthy themselves; but none of the items ...
semicolons commas 0 votes, asked Jan 20 '14 by Michelle Purdy
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