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The Ellipsis Mark
Common Core: 8.L.2a 8.L.2b

The Ellipsis Mark

Author: Linda Neuman
This lesson introduces ellipses and how they are used.
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Rules for using the ellipsis

This punctuation mark is more than just a spaceholder for words you don't want to include. There is a correct way to type it as well as rules for how to use it in a quote. This lesson will show you what to do when you need to use the ellipsis.