Translation of punctuation in Spanish:

punctuation

Pronunciation: /ˌpʌŋktʃuˈeɪʃən; ˌpʌŋktjʊˈeɪʃən; ˌpʌŋktʃʊˈeɪʃən/

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • puntuación (feminine)
    More example sentences
    • I've never liked putting closing punctuation inside quotation marks.
    • However, the reverse is not true: if a spoken text is written down, the position of many tone-group boundaries cannot be marked by punctuation.
    • The comma thing does make me aware how much I use punctuation in general and commas specifically for intonation in my writing.

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