time to get rid of the semicolon https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon time to get rid of the semicolon - GoKunming Forum Thu, 28 May 2020 20:20:04 +0800 time to get rid of the semicolon - Post by AlexKMG https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=3#post-78416 Bored obviously;

So why keep this thing around? Maybe in the days of typewriters and keyboards it was ok to keep around, but now it's wasting a slot on my tiny mobile keyboard.

I'm actually…
Sun, 15 Nov 2015 12:53:15 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=3#post-78416
time to get rid of the semicolon - Post by voltaire https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=3#post-78418 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Semicolon#Usage;
Kurt Vonnegut in A Man Without a Country (2005) famously stated: "Here is a lesson in creative writing. First rule: Do not use semicolons. They are transvestite hermaphrodites representing absolutely nothing. All…
Sun, 15 Nov 2015 13:49:35 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=3#post-78418
time to get rid of the semicolon - Post by Liumingke1234 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=3#post-78419 While your at it get rid of the hyphened words too.… Sun, 15 Nov 2015 14:43:13 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=3#post-78419 time to get rid of the semicolon - Post by Alien https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=3#post-78422 Which is clearer:
I have visited Kunming, China, Vientiane, Laos, New York City and Beirut, Lebanon.

or:

I have visited Kunming, China; Vientiane, Laos; New York City; and Beirut, Lebanon.

?…
Sun, 15 Nov 2015 15:17:35 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=3#post-78422
time to get rid of the semicolon - Post by Tonyaod https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=3#post-78425 Only if you are a geographic moron,… Sun, 15 Nov 2015 15:22:17 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=3#post-78425 time to get rid of the semicolon - Post by AlPage48 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=2#post-78426 There are a lot of geographic morons out there.… Sun, 15 Nov 2015 15:23:24 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=2#post-78426 time to get rid of the semicolon - Post by Alien https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=2#post-78427 Such clarity listing is not restricted to geography.… Sun, 15 Nov 2015 15:26:16 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=2#post-78427 time to get rid of the semicolon - Post by Tonyaod https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=2#post-78428 I have visited Kunming, Vientiane, New York, and Beirut, which is in China, Laos, US, and Lebanon, respectively.

Forcing yourself in to a corner to justify your course of action no justification at…
Sun, 15 Nov 2015 15:36:56 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=2#post-78428
time to get rid of the semicolon - Post by Alien https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=2#post-78430 Not very concise either, Tony.… Sun, 15 Nov 2015 15:41:09 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=2#post-78430 time to get rid of the semicolon - Post by Tonyaod https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=2#post-78431 Perhaps silence is the most appropriate since nobody really cares where we've been.… Sun, 15 Nov 2015 15:51:25 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/12594/time-to-get-rid-of-the-semicolon?page=2#post-78431