What is a hyphen?
The use of a hyphen is often overlooked but when used properly can give your work a more professional feel. Hyphens are used when combining words in a sentence.
What are the functions of a hyphen?
- To combine the word self with a noun
- To illustrate adjectives that are formed by combining words
How to use a hyphen to combine the word self with a noun?This is really simple.
How to use a hyphen to illustrate adjectives that are formed by combining words?The pedlar was a nik-nak man.
He was a new-age wizard.