Samir Hafza

Joined: December 11, 2011

Number of comments posted: 5

Number of votes received: 8

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Re: Capitalizing After the Colon  •  April 5, 2013, 4:54am  •  0 vote

@Warsaw Wall Thank you very much for your thoughtful reply. Sorry for being so quick to judge you. I know we're probably tearing Colon to shreds with all these side issues. But since I deserve parti

Re: Capitalizing After the Colon  •  April 3, 2013, 11:03pm  •  2 votes

@Warsaw Will "I wouldn't be so quick to correct somebody period, even if they really were wrong, which personally, I doubt if Jolie is." Hmm. Since you yourself were "so quick" to correct Levan

Re: Capitalizing After the Colon  •  July 21, 2012, 11:13am  •  1 vote

My English is American. Still, it's too bad that we have to be sparing in using the colon. Just like in a good piece of music, it can add color to our prose. What's next, dashes, semi-colons? Are we

Re: Capitalizing After the Colon  •  December 11, 2011, 10:37pm  •  0 vote

@Alyssa Clause - A group of words containing a subject and a predicate and forming part of a compound or complex sentence.

Re: Capitalizing After the Colon  •  December 11, 2011, 10:29pm  •  5 votes

To all the smart people in this discussion: Read The Elements of Style by Strunk and White. You will learn that there is no absoluteness in using the colon. "But even so, there was a directness and