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


The following punctuation marks should be used sparingly, as they are more
specialized than those that appear above. DASHES Use a dash to draw attention
to ...

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


The dash, slash, ellipses, and brackets are marks that serve specific purposes as
... When typing, use two hyphens together without spaces to form a dash.

Brackets, Dashes, Ellipses, Hyphens | Grammar and Punctuation


Jul 30, 2014 ... They would leave off the ellipses after the word quoted above. 3. In translation,
use square brackets to add a word or phrase to ensure clarity ...

Using Hyphens, Brackets, Ellipses & Quotation Marks - Video ...


Dec 20, 2014 ... Writing not only consists of letters and words but many forms of punctuation.
Watch this video lesson to learn about four types of punctuation:...

Other Punctuation Marks: Colons, Parentheses, Brackets, Ellipses ...


Other Punctuation Marks: Colons, Parentheses, Brackets, Ellipses, Dashes,
Slashes ... With appositives (a noun or noun phrase that renames a nearby noun)

Ellipsis - Wikipedia


An ellipsis is a series of dots (typically three, such as "…") that usually indicates
an intentional ... In this case, however, the ellipsis consists not of dots but of short
dashes. ... in the poem. In news reporting, often associated with brackets, it is
used to indicate that a quotation has been condensed for space, brevity or

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 Bitesize KS2 English guide.

A Quick Guide to Punctuation – University of Lynchburg


Dashes are generally not in common use but denote a tangent within a thought.
... [explains or places an ellipsis and] closes the bracket to continue the quote.

Punctuation - KS2 English - BBC Bitesize


Find out how to use hyphens to connect words and dashes to punctuate
sentences. How to use an ellipsis. How to use an ellipsis. An ellipsis or '...' can be
... Brackets are a form of parenthesis but when should they be used in a sentence

The Norton Field Guide to Writing


Three paragraphs—revising for correct use of colons, dashes, parentheses,
brackets, ellipses, and slashes; Hyphens One paragraph—revising for correct
use of ...

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