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Semicolon

including use in compound sentences, and with conjunctive adverbs; to separate items in a series when items include commas 

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English Punctuation: The Semicolon
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Use a semicolon to join two independent sentence clauses. A semicolon "is a connector and a divider".
November 29, 2009 at 04:42 PM
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When to Use a Semicolon
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Use a semicolon to connect two separate sentences that are related to each other, or if a series of items is being listed and includes internal punctuation within sections of the list. Avoid overuse of semicolons. The teacher stands at her white boar... [more]
August 11, 2009 at 10:21 AM
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How to Use a Semicolon
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A semicolon is used to give the reader a better idea of what they are talking about. Use semicolons to give reason for pause. The instructor is Paige Carrera who is a certified tutor for both Hillsborough and Pinellas Counties in the Tampa Bay area o... [more]
December 29, 2009 at 07:19 PM
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Do You Use a Semicolon Before or After Conjunctive Adverbs?
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A semicolon is used before conjunctive adverbs to join two independent clauses together. Discover why semicolons are used with conjunctive adverbs.
December 29, 2009 at 07:16 PM
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Grammar Vids for Kids: How to Use Semicolons
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What are semicolons and how do you use them? Einstein explains what semicolons are and how you can use them to make your writing clearer and easier to read. He also shows how you can use a semicolon to fix a comma splice. And he teaches Jimmy how to ... [more]
January 10, 2013 at 12:15 PM
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Using Semicolons in Compound Sentences 
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This teacher-created video features a speaker explaining the use of a semicolon to join two complete thoughts.  Examples are shown on the bottom of the screen throughout the video.  ( :57)
July 16, 2009 at 11:09 PM
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When Not to Use a Semicolon
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Semicolons should not be used in most situations unless two independent clauses are being connected, or if there is a list of items where one of the items has a list of its own. This video is in lecture format with an instructor writing examples on a... [more]
August 11, 2009 at 10:46 AM
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What Is a Semicolon?
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A semicolon is used when a writer wants their reader to take an extended pause. Teacher presents examples on her computer screen.  (1:20)
July 11, 2009 at 12:10 PM
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When To Use a Semicolon
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This video uses a speaker and computer to explain when to use semicolons. Use semicolons between independent clauses to give reason for pause or to write lists (Running Time 1:17).
July 11, 2009 at 12:14 PM
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How to Use a Semicolon in Bible Scripture
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In Bible scripture, semicolons were used to join phrases and place emphasis on what the scripture was trying to say. Discover how semicolons insinuate a deeper meaning with help from a certified tutor in this video clip.
April 19, 2010 at 12:29 PM
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