anonymous
  • anonymous
Which of the following is an important rule regarding colon usage? A. A colon points to an idea in an earlier sentence. B. A colon can't be used in a question. C. The words coming before the colon must form a complete sentence. D. A colon only introduces a list.
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anonymous
  • anonymous
@SayHey2012 i need help
anonymous
  • anonymous
What do you think? ^_^
anonymous
  • anonymous
Mainly, you use colons before lists

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anonymous
  • anonymous
@thuggmyssess?
anonymous
  • anonymous
Use a colon to join 2 independent clauses when you wish to emphasize the second clause. Use a colon after an independent clause when it is followed by a list, a quotation, appositive, or other idea directly related to the independent clause. Use a colon at the end of a business letter greeting. Use a colon to separate the hour and minute(s) in a time notation. Use a colon to separate the chapter and verse in a Biblical reference. The most important rule though is that the only logical place to put a colon would be where you would put a period. This doesn't mean that a list has to follow a colon. There just usually needs to be a complete sentence or clause before it.
anonymous
  • anonymous
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anonymous
  • anonymous
It's C.

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