Punctuation

Single Quotation Marks

3 ways to use single quotation marks

How to use punctuation properly is probably one of the YAWNiest subjects around. If you’re a writer or a word nerd like me though, this may prove helpful as the single quotation mark is probably the most misused punctuation mark (next to the comma) there is. Since the UK and the US do things differently, I’ll explain both. There are three very basic and distinct ways to use single quotation marks according to the Chicago… Read More »3 ways to use single quotation marks

Happy National Punctuation Day!

Did you know that in the United States, today is National Punctuation Day? Yep, that’s a real thing. Today, September 24th marks the 17th annual National Punctuation Day.