Technical Corner: Let’s Get Hyphens Right

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One error I often see in my clients’ writing is confusion over hyphens.

Hyphens (-) are short dashes that connect words (without using a space).

Nowadays, typesetters don’t use them as much to split words onto new lines. But this is still one of their…

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