RE: And then ...

Subject: RE: And then ...
From: "Gene Kim-Eng" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Wed, 24 Mar 2010 16:48:13 +0000

Conversationally, I tend to say ", then," but when writing I use the numbered list.

Gene Kim-Eng

------- Original Message -------
On 3/24/2010 4:19 PM Nina Rogers wrote:
My question has to do with the little word "then" in sentences where it
isn't used as part of an "if ... then" sequence.

For years, I used a comma before it: "Enter the data, then click OK."

(Obviously, an easy way to solve this would be:

1. Enter the data.
2. Click OK.

But I'm curious as to how others use punctuation here.)

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