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    What is the name of that thing?!

    ok, ok, I have a problem. I cant remember the name of it for the life of me... What is the english term for periods at the end of a sentance? example: "I love to..." isnt it like aniquated er something or other.

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    Re: What is the name of that thing?!

    Quote Originally Posted by Awten
    ok, ok, I have a problem. I cant remember the name of it for the life of me... What is the english term for periods at the end of a sentance? example: "I love to..." isnt it like aniquated er something or other.
    The punctuation mark consisting of three dots in a row is called an ellipsis.

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    Re: What is the name of that thing?!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Awten
    ok, ok, I have a problem. I cant remember the name of it for the life of me... What is the english term for periods at the end of a sentance? example: "I love to..." isnt it like aniquated er something or other.
    The punctuation mark consisting of three dots in a row is called an ellipsis.
    Thank you!

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