Punctuation marks (with audio)
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? question mark What time is it?
! exclamation mark Congratulations!
. period (American) . full stop ( British)
Dr. Llinas is a very important Colombian scientific.
, comma I like singing, dancing, cooking and reading.
– dash seven–year–old
’ apostrophe Shakira’s parents live in Barranquilla.
ellipsis… ( 3 dots)
dot. dot. dot.
@ “at” = “in”
“At” is a preposition of place used for electronic addresses.
hyphen/ hyphenated form
Titles before names and abbreviations:
Mrs., Mr., Ms., Prof., Dr., Gen., Rep., Sen., St. (for Saint)
St. (for Saint)
Common Latin terms:
etc. (et cetera — and so forth)
i.e. (id est — that is)
e.g. (exempli gratia — for example)
et al. (et alii — and others).