Colons and semicolons look a lot alike, but they are not siblings in the family of punctuation. They are probably not even first cousins.
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At the end of the Great Depression, about 25% of American adults made New Year’s resolutions. At the beginning of the 21st century, about 40% did. How many people keep them? And where did the tradition come from?
I usually write a holiday post, often with quotes about some aspect of the season. This year I have chosen quotes about hope, and I have “stolen” the title of the post from President Obama’s book and famous speech.
Should I use a capital letter after a colon? This is a common question, and today’s blog post answers that question.
This blog post is about openings and closings or both letters and e-mails, business and personal.