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    Default Re: Is this correct about semicolon?

    Ummm I should do it this way, " The university will offer the following: 4 year programs and short courses." Or " The university will offer 4 year programs and short courses."
    Thank you for all sharing, you guys are always gurus here.

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    Default Re: Is this correct about semicolon?

    Quote Originally Posted by doingresearch View Post
    Ummm I should do it this way, " The university will offer the following: 4 year programs and short courses." Or " The university will offer 4 year programs and short courses."
    Thank you for all sharing, you guys are always gurus here.
    Can you provide further context?
    I'm not a teacher yet, but I am studying a Bachelor of Education with an English Literature major at Charles Sturt University, in NSW, Australia.

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    Default Re: Is this correct about semicolon?

    Quote Originally Posted by HanibalII View Post
    Can you provide further context?
    He has his answer. You have your context.
    It's now blatantly obvious that he didn't mean, “The university will offer the following 4 year programs and short courses:
    [list of programs and courses]."

    Why not let it rest while he still thinks you're a guru?

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