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Hyphens | Punctuation Rules - The Blue Book of Grammar and ...

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First, hyphens must never be used interchangeably with dashes (see the Dashes section), which are noticeably longer. Second, there should not be spaces ...

Grammar Girl : How to Use a Hyphen :: Quick and Dirty Tips ™

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Dec 14, 2012 ... Although there are a few hard-and-fast rules for using hyphens, there are just too many exceptions to call everything relating to hyphens a rule.

Hyphens and Dashes | English Grammar Guide | EF

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A hyphen joins two or more words together while a dash separates words into parenthetical statements. The two are sometimes confused because they look so  ...

Hyphen (-) | Oxford Dictionaries

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Hyphens can be tricky to use, but there are three times where you should consider using them. This article shows ... DICTIONARY · THESAURUS · GRAMMAR.

Hyphen Usage—Rules and Examples | Grammarly

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Dec 6, 2016 ... Hyphens can be finicky little things. Learn the rules for using hyphens in compound modifiers, spelled-out numbers, and more.

Grammarly Handbook | Hyphen In Compound Numbers Grammar ...

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When writing a compound number – any number made up of two words – we use a hyphen in between them. This applies to any ...

The Hyphen - Capital Community College

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A hyphen "icon" embedded in your text — - — indicates either that a hyphen is ... The Guide to Grammar and Writing is sponsored by the Capital Community ...

Hyphens in compound adjectives - Grammar Monster

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Hyphens in compound adjectives (grammar lesson). This lesson is about when to use an hyphen in an adjective.

When do you need to use a hyphen for compound words? - APA Style

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Provides APA Style guidelines on using hyphens in compound words.

Purdue OWL: Hyphens

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Jun 7, 2013 ... A comprehensive rundown on the proper use of the hyphen.