Jun 5, 2009 ... She needs to insert periods and a space before the abbreviation, like this: ... a.m.
and p.m., particularly if their business does not run 24 hours a day. ... you should
use a leading zero to avoid confusion (04:00 rather than 4:00). ..... If a sentence
ends with the time, do I need to insert a period after the "p.m...
There are a few generally accepted ways to write these abbreviations in your
writing. ... This way requires periods, and both Chicago Style and AP Style
recommend this ... This subway train will leave daily at 10:05 a.m.; After 10:00
p.m. I really need to sleep. ... For example, you should never punctuate a
sentence as follows,.
Rule: It is clearer to use noon and midnight rather than 12:00 p.m. or 12:00 a.m.
..... Should commas be placed after the word “period” and after “June 30, 2010” in
.... Sheould there be a comma after the year when stating a specific date, year ...
Mar 11, 2010 ... You can write "a.m." and "p.m." as lowercase letters with periods after them or as
small capitals without periods (3, 4). Either way, there should ...
Q. Should one put a period on either side of the parenthesis that ends a ... Why,
after a lifetime (I trust) of never encountering two periods in a row, do readers ... (
questions and exclamations, however, must have their respective marks!).
There is no space between the last letter and the period. ... Dr. Espinoza arrived
from Washington, D.C., at 6 p.m. ... a question or exclamation, it is appropriate to
add a question mark or exclamation mark after the abbreviation-ending period:.
Apr 26, 2011 ... If the correct usage is a.m./p.m., how does this affect punctuation at the end ... (Let
me know if these should be split up into individual questions, but I ... e.g. (oh
there's one right there) "i.e.", "e.g." when there are two words. ... Instead of AM
and PM (in small caps), p.m. and a.m. -- wi...
The period. ... Period. The period is perhaps the easiest punctuation mark to
master. It ends a sentence. Difficulty ... Their house was the largest one on the
This article will look at the basic ways in which you can use the period as a ... (as
an extra comment or after thought you want to add after the end of the first
sentence), start ... you should not start it with a capital letter and not end it with a
period. ... a.m. and p.m. (Note: Do not abbreviate professor to Prof. in academic
Although digital clocks routinely label noon “12:00 PM” you should avoid this ... It
is now rare to see periods placed after these abbreviations as in “A.M.”; but in ...