Welcome to the Learning Commons Quick Start Guide on Colons and Semicolons!
Difficulty with navigating the correct use of colons and semicolons is a common experience in Academic Writing. Many people struggle to identify when and when not to use colons and semicolons. If you are struggling, know that you are in good company! This guide will explain:
- When and how to use a colon
- When and how to use a semicolon