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Semi Colons and Colons

Semi-colons in front of connectors (conjunctive adverbs and transition phrases)

  • Conjunctive adverbs include: nevertheless, however, therefore, moreover, furthermore.
  • Transition phrases include: for example, as a result, that is, in fact.
  • You can use a semi-colon before and a comma after a conjunctive adverb or a transition phrase.

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