… dot, dot, dot: how the ellipsis made its mark

We avoid them in formal writing but they pepper our emails … In ‘Ellipsis in English Literature’, Dr Anne Toner explores the history of dots, dashes and asterisks used to mark silence of some kind. The focus of the book – the first to look exclusively at the backstory of these marks – is communication.

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