Expressive punctuation: Semicolons

Lesson
Expressive punctuation: Semicolons
15 pages
Purpose
Use semicolons to express relationship between ideas or to separate items in a list.
Description
This lesson uses extracts from Jeanette Walls' The Glass Castle and Alice Sebold's Lucky to illustrate ways of using semicolons to link related ideas.
Lesson type
Introduction
Genre / Topic
Universal