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Readers all scream "Wrong!"

If you’re quoting people who are screaming, you probably want to punctuate the scream with an exclamation mark. And unlike the writer for Yahoo! Shopping, you probably know it belongs inside the quotation marks:

Yahoo!

Exclamation mark attacking a swimmer

You never know when exclamation marks are falling from the sky!

Seen in Zürich, Switzerland.

Person

Ever thought about the disappearance of full stops?

I have a friend with whom I often text.

This friend is younger than me, considerably younger.  Though fluent in reading and writing in English, English is not their first language.  397 more words

Miscellaneous

Are we the last generation before exclamation points’ extinction?

 

“An exclamation point is like laughing at your own joke.”

When The Great F. Scott Fitzgerald claimed the exclamation point to be that lame, do we even need to think twice?

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Random Thoughts

meek mill***messymandella***pistol whipping / Monster


Incidents happen in the hood e’ery day.

$hootings and robbery and fighting incidentally are situations we meet on a daily basis.

$hould they happen?

We lose many but when we survive it motivates the hoodstorian to repeatedly contribute to these images and stereotypical hood affairs and to end up on camera footage. 45 more words

Music And What Not

Help! I have an exclamation mark problem!!

I guess I should have seen this coming. Sometimes when I read through a blog post I notice just how many of them there are. Sure, I go back and take out most of them but I never really thought it was that big of a problem. 187 more words

Life

Pesky Punctuation, Pt. XIII: The Exclamation Mark

Ah, yes: the exclamation mark. A terminal punctuation mark, it denotes surprise, excitement, anger and more. It should not appear with any other punctuation marks (commas, question marks or periods). 298 more words

Grammar