[bksvol-discuss] Re: Which way is best? Part 2

  • From: Cindy <popularplace@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 4 Jan 2012 16:59:11 -0800 (PST)

It seems that in the example you would use an ellipsis smile
Cindy




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> From: Mayrie ReNae <mayrierenae@xxxxxxxxx>
>To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 
>Sent: Wednesday, January 4, 2012 3:49 PM
>Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Which way is best? Part 2
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>HI Sue,
>
>Well, dang.  I have no idea what I did differently.  Darn it!
>
>Mayrie
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>From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>[mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Sue Stevens
>Sent: Wednesday, January 04, 2012 3:47 PM
>To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Which way is best? Part 2
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>Mayrie,
>
>This message says Segoe UI, but it looks okay on my display.  I apologize to
>the list for not changing the subject, but I wanted to let Mayrie know that
>it looks okay.
>
>Sue S.
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>-----Original Message-----
>From: Mayrie ReNae
>Sent: Wednesday, January 04, 2012 4:50 PM
>To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Which way is best? Part 2
>
>Hi Debby,
>
>You said that an elipsis was used and you like that best, but you also said
>you like your other example better.  I'm so confused.  I really think that
>the elipsis is confusing.
>
>Mayrie
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>-----Original Message-----
>From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>[mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Debby Franson
>Sent: Wednesday, January 04, 2012 2:28 PM
>To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Which way is best? Part 2
>
>Hi everyone!
>
>I checked other places in the book after I wrote the first post to see if
>there was a similar situation, since I had it in the back of my mind there
>was at least one other place.  There were a few.
>
>I like what was done earlier, so I think that would be best in the situation
>I ask about below.  In the other cases, no matter the context, an elipsis
>was used.  I like that best.
>
>Debby
>
>P.S. I'll leave the original post below.  Sorry I didn't think to check
>before writing the first question, (smile).
>
>=====
>
>Although what I am going to ask about concerns a blank, it's not in a form,
>but just a paragraph.
>
>The submitter used this style:
>
>Question: What to do? Answer: At the end of the conversation, say something
>like, "It's really been great talking to you. Once again, my name is
>------------------ ." Then give a somewhat expectant look without actually
>asking their name again. Ninety percent of intelligent life on the planet
>will take it as a cue to respond with their name.
>
>Is Jamie's way better in this situation, too?  It is:
>
>Question: What to do? Answer: At the end of the conversation, say something
>like, "It's really been great talking to you. Once again, my name is [blank
>line]." Then give a somewhat expectant look without actually asking their
>name again. Ninety percent of intelligent life on the planet will take it as
>a cue to respond with their name.
>
>Thanks for the advice in advance.
>
>Debby
>
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