Brackets are used to provide context in a sentence or about something. These are also used to provide additional information of the word or sentence. What is Punctuation? Punctuation is the art of rightly putting pauses, points and stops in writing in order to make the sense clear and comprehensible. Use of Brackets [ ]…
The apostrophe is used to show possessive of singular nouns and abbreviations of singular items.
Dash and Hyphen. The dash is used to indicate a sudden stop or change of thought. while the hyphen is used to connect the parts of a compound word. What are Dash and Hyphen? Dash and Hyphen are most probably confusing marks. The sign of both are somehow similar but their function is different. Out…
The quotation marks (” “) are used to report the exact words of the speaker. Single quotation marks are used to show a quotation within a quotation.
The colon is used to represent even longer pause than the semi colon. It is used to introduce a quotation and an explanation of some fact which has been mentioned before. What is Punctuation? Punctuation is the art of rightly putting pauses, points and stops in writing in order to make the sense clear and…
The semi colon is a longer pause than the comma. The semi colon is used in a sentence which is complete but does not have any conjunction.
The comma (,) is the shortest pause and is used within a sentence or set off words and group of words.
Exclamation Mark (!) is used in the middle or at the end of a sentence. It usually indicates the expression of a person in a particular situation
Use of Question Mark (?) at the end or where it is necessary in a sentence is compulsory in writing. It usually indicates that something is asking to some person.
Use of Full Stop (.) in the beginning or where it is necessary in a sentence is compulsory in writing. It makes sense of a sentence clear.