Origin of punctuation
OTHER WORDS FROM punctuationpunc·tu·a·tion·al, punc·tu·a·tive, adjectivenon·punc·tu·a·tion, nounre·punc·tu·a·tion, noun
Words nearby punctuation
How to use punctuation in a sentence
The greyscale layout is extremely slick and gets a nice bit of punctuation from the bright red escape key.
I picked up on the vibe that JBL wants to say its Bluetooth waterproof speakers are exciting and it aligns with the speaker’s overall bold look, though the punctuation is a little too flashy for my taste.JBL Charge 5 review: A rugged, portable Bluetooth speaker with battery to spare|Billy Cadden|June 15, 2021|Popular-Science
John Mueller said no, we don’t give any special consideration to punctuation after a link.May 22 Google update was big, despite Google’s being mum about it; Wednesday’s daily brief|Barry Schwartz|May 26, 2021|Search Engine Land
The zesty curry sauce is my punctuation of choice for the fried fare, the restaurant’s top-selling dish.Mattie & Eddie’s channels the Irish spirit of a veteran chef’s grandparents|Tom Sietsema|May 21, 2021|Washington Post
When there is automatic captioning on the video, the punctuation can be erratic, the words can be transcribed incorrectly and the caption is not always attributed to the speaker.Four reasons you’re tired of Zoom calls — and what to do about it|Paulina Firozi, Allyson Chiu|March 3, 2021|Washington Post
Completed in 1953 and composed with standard line breaks and punctuation, the book was completely ignored upon submission.
“And to see great fashion,” he added half-heartedly, in monotone and with no punctuation.
You might say that this is part of my side of the story… Please excuse my handwriting, punctuation, and spelling.
It was more like punctuation, a real life comma that emphasizes the constant pressures of our daily schedule.
The rise to infamy of the “SarcMark”® is unparalleled in the history of punctuation.
Inconsistencies in the author's spelling, punctuation, and use of hyphens have been retained as in the original book.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
Spacing after punctuation standardized, inconsistent hyphenation and archaic spelling retained.
The want of a mark of punctuation, or the incorrect placing of it, will make the most woful confusion.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
After this it becomes exceedingly common, and is even employed as a mark of punctuation between the words.The Catacombs of Rome|William Henry Withrow
Transcriber's note: Minor spelling and punctuation inconsistencies, mainly quotes that had not been closed, have been harmonized.On Patrol|John Graham Bower