[bksvol-discuss] Re: dashes

  • From: Grandma Cindy <popularplace@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 23 Oct 2007 17:46:16 -0700 (PDT)

When I'm validating, I change two dashes to an em dash
with a replace all, if they're already there. Or maybe
I do leave them, if I'm  lazy. Usually, though, there
is only one dash or hyphen, and I have to change those
to em dashes when they should be.


--- Susan <slumpkin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I just leave mine alone and so far they've made it
> into the collection.
> Whether that answers your question or not, I'm not
> really sure! 
>   _____  
> From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> [mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On
> Behalf Of Jamie Yates, CPhT
> Sent: Tuesday, October 23, 2007 12:03 PM
> To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: dashes
> Right, when you do two hyphens in word you can
> automatically get an em dash
> if you have it set that way.
> It's also a ^+ if you put it in the find or find and
> replace box.
> But now I have two different opinions about whether
> the em dash should be
> left as is or should be changed into two hyphens.
> Jamie in Michigan 
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