Unit 11.1



The colon is a punctuation mark composed by two dots in a vertical line.

The symbol of colon is :

  1. to announce enumeration
    • The colours are: red, yellow, blue, green, white, black, brown and orange.
    • The days of the week are: Monday, Tuesday, Wendsday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
    • The four seasons of the year are: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter.
  2. to express the time
    • 11:35
    • 15:15
    • 9:00

We use the colon:

  1. to anounce enumeration
  2. to express the time


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