1‘the strategy of the first half of the campaign was to neutralize the appalling economic news’
counteract, offset, counterbalance, counterpoise, countervail, compensate for, make up for
cancel out, make ineffective, render ineffective, nullify, negate, annul, undo, invalidate, be an antidote to, wipe out
equalize, even up, square up
rare negative, counterweigh
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.