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- another term for em rule
- ‘He freely modernizes punctuation, which is fine, but is generous in the use of em dashes, so that in his letters he sounds like a breathless Jane Austen heroine.’
- ‘After all, once you've learned the difference between a hyphen and an em dash, there is no going back.’
- ‘I've decided to embrace em dashes and ellipses - knowing full well that some browsers and operating systems will display question marks instead.’
- ‘For example, it automatically creates en and em dashes when you use two or three hyphens.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.