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Hyphens
Common Core: 11-12.L.2a

Hyphens

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Author: Kathryn Reilly
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This lesson introduces the hyphen and how it is used.
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Tutorial

Hyphen Introduction

This screencast introduces the hyphen an provides some examples of its use.

Source: Kathryn Reilly

Website Resources

Hyphens can be a tricky punctuation mark.   The following websites offer many examples of when a hyphen is and is not necessary:

 

http://www.englishforums.com/English/RulesForUsingHyphens/gqxx/post.htm

 

http://www.grammarbook.com/punctuation/hyphens.asp

 

http://grammar.quickanddirtytips.com/grammar-hyphens.aspx

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