Category archives: Punctuation
“Rock n’ Roll” “Rock ‘n Roll” “Rock ‘n’ Roll” Oxford New American gives its blessing to #3, but Oh Sherrie, err, oh man, do I see #1 and #2 used with reckless abandon everywhere and anywhere. We can probably agree… continue reading »
Sometimes the valve should just be open a little bit. See you Monday.
“8. Use a dash to set off an abrupt break or interruption, and to announce a long appositive or summary.” A dash is a mark of separation, stronger than a comma, less formal than a colon, and more relaxed than… continue reading »
“But with the governments who have declared their independence and maintained it, and whose independence we have, on great consideration and on just principles, acknowledged, we could not view any interposition for the purpose of oppressing them, or controlling… continue reading »