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Demystifying the hyphen and the dash
9 October 2013

Demystifying the hyphen and the dash

t’s hard to believe that a tiny stroke on the page can cause so much confusion and misunderstanding. Yet the hyphen (-) and the dash (a longer stroke) do just that.

To the letter
4 October 2013

To the letter

Back in the old days when secretaries efficiently typed business letters from dictation or shorthand, they got it right – to the letter. These days, we often need to type our own correspondence.Sett...