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Period or Full Stop or Full Point
Period and Comma in Abbreviation
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adverb Aesop ally ambiguity American English American practice apostrophe avoid beginning British English British practice British usage business letter Chapter Charles Lamb comma comma dash Compare compound adjectives compound points conjunction Dictionary dots Douglas Jerrold element elocutionary emphasis especially essay examples exclamation mark exemplified Fowler full stop genitive grammar Greek indention indicate italicize italics John Smith King's English Latin least less logical matter means merely Missenden never nouns occasionally omission omit pair paragraph parentheses participle pause perhaps person phrases plural preceding prefer prefixes prepositions principal clauses printers pronouns Proper Names punctuation question mark quotation marks quoted remarks rhetorical Rhodope semicolon semicolon dash sense separate simple single words small capitals sort speech strictly stylistic Sutton Courtenay syntactical take a capital take a hyphen thing tion titles United usually hyphenated verb vowel Webster Whistler wish word-groups writing written solid