PhilipF wrote:Why are there full stops which are not followed by a capital letter?Why is it only at the start of a new paragraph that the sentence begins with a capital letter?
What do the colons and semi-colons signify? How do they differ in meaning and how do they differ from a comma?
What does it mean when a phrase is in brackets? Is this grammatical or just an 'aside' by the author.
I realise that all these marks were not in the original Latin so they have been added by editors presumably as an aid to the reader, but without knowing exactly what each one represents grammatically it is not helping me at all.
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