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Semicolons

Semicolons

Author: Ms. K
Description:
  1.  

    Introduce semicolons, why they are used, and how they are different from periods. 

  2.  

    Explain how to use semicolons with conjunctive adverbs (e.g. however, therefore, unfortunately, etc.)

 

This packet should help a learner seeking to understand how to use correct punctuation and who is confused about how to use semicolons. It will explain standard rules for semicolons and why they are used. 

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Tutorial

Semicolons - An Introduction

You're not impressed?

Well, you should be because this one little punctuation mark is the strongest you're going to find; it can hold two complete sentences together with its bare hands (or at least that's what you'd say if it had hands...)

Semicolons Rule!

Source: Made by me