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IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet) of semicolons

The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) is an alphabetic system of phonetic notation based primarily on the Latin alphabet. With phonetic transcriptions, dictionarie tell you about the pronunciation of words, because the spelling of an English word does not tell you how you should pronounce it. Below is the phonetic transcription of semicolons:
/sɛmɪkələnz/

Derived Form of semicolons

noun
root word: semicolon
plural: semicolons
verb
root word: semicolon
Noun: semicolon
1
a punctuation mark (`;') used to connect independent clauses; indicates a closer relation than does a period
Synonymssemicolon,
Hypernymspunctuation,
2
a punctuation mark (';') used to connect independent clauses; indicates a closer relation than does a period
Type ofpunctuation mark*, punctuations,

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  1. >> Exclamation points, question marks, semicolons, quotation marks?
  2. semicolons yeah don't know I've seen
  3. don't see that many exclamation marks in academic writing, okay? We do see a lot of semicolons.
  4. thing to do. So learn to use semicolons if you're in university especially.
  5. the curly braces and weird semicolons and strange mathy symbols are nothing like a foreign
  6. In this lesson, you can learn about using colons and semicolons in writing.
  7. Semicolons have one other use: they can be used in lists when the items on the lists
  8. use semicolons to separate the items on the list.
  9. In this case, we use semicolons to separate the items on the list because the items on
  10. So it's much clearer to use semicolons to separate the parts of the list.
  11. It means you really understand the difference between colons and semicolons.
  12. Semicolons are most similar to a full stop.
  13. Well, you see that there are both commas and semicolons.
  14. I want you to punctuate them with commas (,) and semicolons (;) where necessary.
  15. There are five sentences; in each one, I want you to add commas, semicolons and colons wherever
  16. like commas, full stops, semicolons. These are all very very important punctuations,
  17. here now we have double semicolons I'm going to delete one of them
  18. MAYBE IT GOT TYPOED AS SEMICOLONS AND SOMEBODY MADE IT
  19. SEMICOLONS AND SOMEBODY MADE IT INTO PERIODS.
  20. least, in my sequel, the semicolons are not allowed into the input so that actually--that