Semicolons

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An elegant pause — or a pretentious comma? The official stance here at analyzemywriting.com on the above question is neutral. However, this is not to say we don't relish the controversy surrounding this often polarizing piece of punctuation.

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Ode to the Semicolon. Semicolon, Fiction, Advice, Letters, Writing, This Or That Questions, Humor, Blog, Style

Ode to the Semicolon

A writing blog with advice, humor and fiction.

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Usage of the semi-colon in text messages

Usage of the semi-colon in text messages - Music & Culture for People Who Love Charts

Yo, Grammar: What's up with the semicolon? theyuniversity: “ That basically answers what a semicolon does. If you are studying for the SAT exam, you definitely need to master the semicolon; Teaching Writing, Teaching Ideas, Sat Exam, Semi Colon, Spanish 1, Sats, Grammar And Vocabulary, Writer Workshop, English Class

Yo, Grammar: What's up with the semicolon?

Yo, Grammar: What's up with the semicolon? theyuniversity: “ That basically answers what a semicolon does. If you are studying for the SAT exam, you definitely need to master the semicolon; it appears...

"Here is a lesson in creative writing. First rule: do not use semicolons. They are transvestite hermaphrodites representing absolutely nothing. All they do is show you've been to college. Writing Lessons, Writing Advice, Writing A Book, Writing Prompts, Start Writing, Writing Humor, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Journal Prompts

24 Quotes That Will Inspire You To Write More

From J.K. Rowling, Ray Bradbury, Maya Angelou, and a bunch of other people who know what they're talking about. NaNoWriMo, anyone?

Grad school entry essay Read about writing a great graduate school essay or personal statement. However, generic essays have no place in the graduate school application process. Grammar Tips, Grammar Humor, Grammar And Punctuation, Writing Advice, Writing Prompts, Writing Desk, School Essay, School Application, Semicolon

The Incredibly Useful Punctuation Mark You Should Use More Often

Does the semicolon really need a defense? The punctuation mark has seemingly won more earnest supporters than snide detractors over the years, even as it...

How to Use a Semicolon I thought infographics were supposed to make things easier to understand. This one just proved to me that we should eliminate semicolons all together. Death to the semicolon!<< But it is easy to understand. Grammar And Punctuation, Grammar Rules, Teaching Grammar, Grammar Lessons, Teaching Writing, Teaching English, Learn English, Grammar Humor, Grammar Help

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For completeness, had to pin the most pinned of all semicolon pins!