What is the name of that thing?!

Status
Not open for further replies.
A

Awten

Guest
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.
 

MikeNewYork

VIP Member
Joined
Nov 13, 2002
Member Type
Academic
Native Language
American English
Home Country
United States
Current Location
United States
Awten said:
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.
 
A

Awten

Guest
MikeNewYork said:
Awten said:
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!
 

MikeNewYork

VIP Member
Joined
Nov 13, 2002
Member Type
Academic
Native Language
American English
Home Country
United States
Current Location
United States
You're very welcome.
 
Status
Not open for further replies.
Top