The prompt for today : We all have strange relationships with punctuation — do you overuse exclamation marks? Do you avoid semicolons like the plague? What type of punctuation could you never live without? Tell us all about your punctuation quirks!
As you can see from the title it self, I am just addicted to ellipsis. I use it every single time! Most of my friends are sick and tired of stating it out loud, I think… Some of them used to go like : ” Again with the … “ My post and comments would usually have them. Especially on social media, text messages and hmm… even here! I just love it…! It’s not wrong to use it, is it? Hmm..
Anyway, I also usually overuse the exclamation marks! Especially when I am excited about something. The best part is that I usually think its better with lots and lots of it!!! 😉 Don’t you think so?!!
Another one is, comma. It’s like a permission so that I can talk non stop, that’s what comma’s are to me. I have this urge that I just have to add comma’s, and I can go on and on, and on. Sometimes one whole paragraph would finish with comma’s here and there, and there would be no full stop, until the end. Why do I have stop? I would think to my self, its just me rambling off on my own. It’s not like people have to actually sit and listen to me.
I love to ask questions but without actually using the question mark.. So people keep having to ask me if it is a question or a statement. Just a habit I have. By the way, yes! I do avoid semicolons like the plague.
To summarise it all up, my favourite punctuation is :