Monika wrote:I think using -- is a reasonable solution whereever dashes are not easily available. I am certainly not going to drag out the charachter map to create a dash on a forum or e-mail.
So, only for submitted professional papers, published in professional periodicals? And The Novel?
I run charmap several times, almost everyday. For nearly no reason at all. Is is a pretty short drag - especially compared to, like, an actual application. Or a search engine. Or a tag list.
(Why are standard unicode fonts full of Arabic and Hebrew? x)
(Emdash can bite me =) (Endash IS a hyphen) (A hyphen IS a dash) (A pair of 'em is Very Handy to use with people who don't know what to do when handed a semicolon)