Coordinate or co-ordinate?

By Mary Morel

Hyphens tend to drop out over time when words are used together a lot.

e-mail is now email
semi-colon is now semicolon

The dictionaries I consulted gave coordinate as the main spelling though co-ordinate is not wrong.

Use a modern dictionary as your guide.

Learn more

Read my post on hyphens.

Learn  more about punctuation with my online course, An A to Z of Punctuation (A$39).

View the full list of Online Writing Training courses.

 
 

online grammar
Copyright © 2013 All Rights Reserved

Design by mel anderson | Webdev by tony cosentino