Parentheses and Dashes: Correct Usage - Video & Lesson ...

May 28, 2014 ... Parentheses and dashes are two different (but often confused) ways of setting off
a chunk of information within a sentence - do you know how to ...

How To Use Dashes And Parentheses

Dashes: Dashes have three uses: 1. To set off parenthetical material that you
want to emphasize; in other words, if you want to include information that is not ...

Dashes, Parentheses, Brackets, Ellipses :: Writing Associates ...

DASHES Use a dash to draw attention to parenthetical information, to prepare for
changes in tone, or to introduce or emphasize information. CORRECT: ...

The Dash, Slash, Ellipses, and Brackets - TIP Sheet - Butte College

The dash, slash, ellipses, and brackets are marks that serve specific purposes as
... Use a dash to set off an interruption that is closely relevant to the sentence but
not ... If a mark of punctuation occurs right before the ellipses in the sentence, ...

Em dash -- The Punctuation Guide

Dashes are considered less formal than parentheses; they are also more
intrusive. If you want to draw attention to the parenthetical content, use dashes.

How to Use Parentheses, Dash, and Hyphen | Owlcation

Mar 12, 2018 ... Correct punctuation makes your sentence clear to read. ... Dashes can be used in
many places you would use parentheses and sometimes in ...

Parethesis - a choice of parentheses

For Parenthesis, Use Commas, Dashes or Brackets. A parenthesis is ... When a
parenthesis is completely removed, the sentence is still grammatically correct.

What Are the 14 Punctuation Marks in English Grammar?

... semicolon, colon, dash, hyphen, parentheses, brackets, braces, apostrophe, ...
Three of the fourteen punctuation marks are appropriate for use as sentence ...

How to use hyphens and dashes - BBC Bitesize

Hyphens are shorter than dashes and are used to connect words. Dashes are
used as punctuation in sentences. Find out more in a ... How to use brackets.

Errors Involving Hyphens, Dashes, and Parentheses - ACT English parentheses

ACT English : Errors Involving Hyphens, Dashes, and Parentheses. Study
concepts, example .... However, it is not correct to use a colon here. Colons are
used ...

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