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Happy National Punctuation Day! September 24, 2012

Posted by Jill (@bonnjill) in Uncategorized.
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According to Chase’s Calendar of Events, the faux holiday celebrates “the lowly comma, correctly used quotation marks, and other proper uses of periods, semicolons, and the ever-mysterious ellipsis.”

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1. Gintautas Kaminskas - September 24, 2012

I lament the widespread ignoring of single inverted commas (‘thus’) as opposed to double (“thus”). It seems the former are almost extinct, whereas the latter have been universalised.

2. Lisa Davey - September 25, 2012

It sounds like a great idea! There should be a National Punctuation Day on our side of the Pond, too!


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