The colon versus the dash

Started by Amber, Sep 04, 2003, 11:34 PM

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2. The word "criteria" is plural, criterion is singular. Alumni = plural, alumnus = singular. I'm not an "alumni" unless (possibly) I am schizophrenic and am talking about all of my personalities.

Okay, now tackle the word data.

i]Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be.[/i]
~Abraham Lincoln


I think Jen's calling was to be an English and grammar teacher...
Remove the wooden beam from your eye first; then you will see clearly to remove the splinter from your brother's eye."  --Jesus Christ
NAB Matthew 7:5

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