A dash of style : the art and mastery of punctuation /Edition statement:1st ed. Published by : W. W. Norton & Co., (New York :) Physical details: 206 p. ; 21 cm. ISBN:9780393329803 (pbk.); 0393329801 (pbk.). Year: 2006
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|Books||Azim Premji University, Bangalore||428.2 LUK (Browse shelf)||Available||28465|
Includes bibliographical references (p. ).
Introduction -- The period (the stop sign) -- The comma (the speed bump) -- The semicolon (the bridge) -- The colon (the magician) -- The dash and parentheses (the interrupter and the advisor) -- Quotation marks (the trumpets) -- The paragraph and section breaks (the stoplight and the town line) -- The question mark, exclamation point, italics, points of ellipsis, and the hyphen.