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    punctuations

    I always doubt it what I should do when we have several punctuations one after another. I don't know if it is grammatically correct to put them all together, e.g.: "'Ms., Mr., and Ms.' are some titles that have points in them, don't they?".
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    Re: punctuations

    In BrE, we usually omit the full stop in these abbreviations. I would write "Mr, Mrs, and Ms are all commonly-used titles".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: punctuations

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    In BrE, we usually omit the full stop in these abbreviations. I would write "Mr, Mrs, and Ms are all commonly-used titles".
    Yes, in BrE, you do not use points in most abbreviations that American people do like M.S., Ph.D., etc.; can I use my punctuation in this way in AmeE?
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    Re: punctuations

    Yes, you can.

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