chironsdaughter

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on: Hyphen, N-dash, M-dash

Ah, great example. Mine get that thick at times -- there's ...

on: Hyphen, N-dash, M-dash

Fritz Wagner -- I would love to read the article you mention...

on: Wet vs. Whet

There are two expressions in question there, Dotter. To "ho...

on: Hyphen, N-dash, M-dash

Right you are, Nigel, and I do know that, though I can't swe...

on: Hyphen, N-dash, M-dash

When it comes to punctuation, there are two related but dist...

on: Hyphen, N-dash, M-dash

But Douglas -- you are using an en-dash in your own post, no...

on: Peter thins them out

Isn't it left to the child reader's fantasy exactly what's m...

on: Wet vs. Whet

"Whet" is to sharpen a blade, so it means figuratively to ma...

on: Dashes when saying year-olds

Helps the eye to link them up. The hyphenization of the who...

on: Plural of “insurance”?

I'm with EGKG, who rightly trusts his/her ear: "Insurances"...

on: Word for Showing Off Your MacBook at Cafe — Mac off

Bit of a male ring to that. . .can it go softer? like: "Sh...

on: Hyphen, N-dash, M-dash

Gavin Anderson above, at Sept. 8. 2007, has nailed it. The ...