What is a hyphen? What does it do? How do we use hyphens correctly in English to form compound words?
In this excerpt from The Basic Cozy Punctuation Course, Marie offers a punctuation poem and an easy-to-follow introduction to using hyphens to join the parts of compound words.
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Two Special Announcements!
I'm delighted to announce that we're now able to offer Cozy Grammar's Complete Curriculum at Pay From the Heart Pricing.
This fulfills a vision and hope that Cozy Grammar's co-founders Marie Rackham and David Mielke had when they began Cozy Grammar more than 20 years ago. Learn more on our Complete Curriculum page.
We're also delighted to announce that the revised and expanded Intermediate Cozy Grammar Course, Level Two, has just been released.
Here's a still from Level Two with two examples of prepositional phrases:
I hope this finds you and your family healthy and happy.
Marie's Language Consultant
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