usage of the semi colon

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When I run the review on my doc, it comes back with "Review this sentence for missing closing punctuation". It seems to be asking for a period after the semi colon. I never heard of that or even noticed anywhere in literature where that is used.

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Suggested correction:

will be performed by one or more of the following methods:

will be performed by one or more of the following methods:.

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See example:

Verification will be performed by one or more of the following methods:
asked Oct 18 '12 at 17:30 anthony strzelczyk New member

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: = colon

; = semicolon

 

As Jeff said, a colon is correct in this sentence.

link comment edited Oct 18 '12 at 22:05 Peter Guess Expert

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