Other spellings [change]
- semi colon
- A semicolon is the sign ; used to mark a pause longer than the comma (,) but shorter than the period (.).
- A space is needed after the semicolon.
- Do not use a semicolon between a clause and a phrase, or a main clause and a subordinate clause.
Related words [change]
|Punctuation marks (edit)|
Other: ampersand (