Questions tagged with list

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Would a semicolon in this list be required?
From my understanding, thanks to many people on this website, a semicolon has to be used in a list if ...
comma Semicolon list 0 votes, asked Sep 22 by Brian
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A semicolon is used to separate items in a list only when....?
Semicolon items in a list 0 votes, asked Sep 06 by Alicia
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use of 'and'
If a sentence includes a list of clauses, is the conjunction 'and' mandatory?
and list 0 votes, asked Aug 02 by ROBERT M MCDERMOTT
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Should this list be followed by a plural or singular verb?
I began the closing paragraph of a cover letter with the following sentence:I believe my commitment to excellent service, my ...
verb plural singular list 0 votes, asked May 26 by Amy Reich-Frase
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List of figures: Do you include the word "List"
The table of contents should say "List of figures" with the appropriate page number. But when you turn to that ...
list figures 0 votes, asked May 25 by Jon Sensinger
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Proper use of colon or em dash
Which character is gramatically correct when introducing a list afterwards? I'm writing something to this effect in a technical tutorial. ...
colon em dash list technical 0 votes, asked May 11 by Chris Schuck
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"None of"/"not one of" with a list
A. Which of the following is correct: "Not one of Alice, Beth, or Carl knows the answer." "Not one of ...
and or nor none list 0 votes, asked Apr 13 by Rachael Leventhal
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Should parallelism extend to articles in a list?
This is the sentence I am struggling with: I want to be a doctor, lawyer, engineer, scientist, or a programmer. ...
Parallelism Articles list +1 vote, asked Jan 28 by Julie
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Adjective at the end of a list.
If I put an adjective at the end of a list such as: You can have a bike, a ball ...
adjective list 0 votes, asked Jul 14 '15 by Douglas Rushton
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Who/Whom in a sentence with a list
Many tribes have legends of three interwined sisters who/m can never be parted, siblings who/m live together, eat together, and ...
who whom list 0 votes, asked Jun 26 '15 by Steven Jacobs
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Comma in an in-text list?
Within a document, this is my example of objectives: (1) to explore xxxxxx and (2) to interview. Question: is there ...
text list and comma 0 votes, asked May 21 '15 by nancy bonar
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Using "and" twice in a list
Is this correct? "Check the weather, send and receive messages, find your soulmate, and learn to fly all on one ...
list and 0 votes, asked Sep 17 '14 by grandpa joe
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Can a sentence contain only a list?
Can a sentence contain only a list? Consider the second sentence in the following example: "Autumn is an excellent time ...
list 0 votes, asked Feb 15 '14 by higgy
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Singular or Plural Noun in a List
Which is correct? 1.) Property Covered under Coverages A, C, or E. or 2.) Propert covered under Coverage A, C, ...
singular plural Conjunction list noun 0 votes, asked Aug 05 '13 by Lindsay
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Punctuation Choice in Strange Sentence - if-conditional/list
I am currently writing a document intended to be informational. Perfect grammar is to be sacrificed for readability. I am ...
if-conditional list comma dash 0 votes, asked Jul 29 '13 by Topknot
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Commas when listing in a sentence
When I was in the 5th grade, I specifically remember my teacher telling us to use commas like so: Jackie ...
commas list Sentence 0 votes, asked Apr 26 '13 by Ashli Agnant
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dash usage
Is it correct to use a dash as part of a list but to set aside/give emphasis to certain items ...
dash list 0 votes, asked Feb 24 '13 by Kristine Garfinkel
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