That Pesky Word “So”

The rules for “so”: When it means “so that” and implies the reason for doing something, it begins a dependent clause which, at the end of the sentence, gets no punctuation. …I sent it to her so I could get her opinion on the content. …He called so he could verify the information. When it means “therefore,” it starts a …

Letter-for-Letter Spelling

The “rule” for letter-for-letter spelling is that the spelling should look exactly like the word/words when they are written normally — same punctuation, same capitalization. …Robert Hendricks, R-o-b-e-r-t H-e-n-d-r-i-c-k-s …John van Leeuwen, J-o-h-n v-a-n L-e-e-u-w-e-n …JoAnne Martin, J-o-A-n-n M-a-r-t-i-n Happy punctuating! Margie