Questions tagged with lists

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Singular or Plural referring to a list
My wife was recently preparing a grocery list for me, and I asked, "Is oranges on the list?" She made ...
plural lists 0 votes, asked Jul 15 by ApocalypseOfSpoons
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subparagraph lists of options
In the following para: The invoice shall contain: a) Total Manhours; b) Achieved milestone; or c) product delivered. Does the ...
lists 0 votes, asked Jun 16 by Muzz
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quote marks go in or out with a serial semi-colon?
Generally, does the semi-colon go inside or outside quotes? He wanted a car that was red in color; a quote ...
semi-colon lists 0 votes, asked Apr 27 by Sb
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Do rules for punctuating lists trump rules for punctuating independent clauses?
Hello, all. In cases where there is a list of three or more closely related independent clauses, do commas become ...
lists comma independent Clauses 0 votes, edited Oct 28 '15 by Joseph
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List of cities and states
How do you write a list of cities and their states correctly? Where do the commas go?
lists 0 votes, asked Sep 28 '15 by Allyson
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Complex lists- Comma after "and"
Is it correct to use a comma after the "and" in a complex list, which comes before the final item ...
complex lists commas and 0 votes, asked Aug 07 '15 by Tanya088
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Article use before items in lists
If the items in a list use different articles, must you write the correct article form in front of each ...
Articles lists 0 votes, asked Feb 18 '15 by Isabel Enerson
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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 '14 by Annika
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what is wrong with this paragraph?
2. Roles and Responsibilities. 2.1 Squadron Commander. 2.1.1 Ensure Mission Accomplishment 2.1.2 Adminsiters Uniform Code of Military Justice at the ...
lists Verbs 0 votes, asked Apr 10 '14 by Eddie McAllister
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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 '14 by Philip Swanson
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