First, hyphens must never be used interchangeably with dashes (see the Dashes
section), which are noticeably longer. Second, there should not be spaces ...
Dec 14, 2012 ... Learn when you should use a hyphen, and when you shouldn't. ... The Grammar
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Hyphens can be tricky to use, but there are three times where you should
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A compound modifier is two words connected by a hyphen, which acts like one
adjective. Usually, these words can be used as individual modifiers, so ...
Hyphens in compound adjectives (grammar lesson). This lesson is about when to
use an hyphen in an adjective.
Jun 7, 2013 ... A comprehensive rundown on the proper use of the hyphen.
A hyphen "icon" embedded in your text — - — indicates either that a hyphen is ...
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Writing Tip: April 27, 2003. Compound Words: When to Hyphenate. A compound
word is a combination of two or more words that function as a single unit of ...
Hyphen. For most writers, the hyphen's primary function is the formation of certain
compound terms. The hyphen is also used for word division, which is briefly ...