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Semicolons and Colons

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The pizza party is in February__ the ice cream party is in May.
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My team includes these students__ Phoebe, Julia, Connor and Jennie.
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My uncle grows peppers__ my grandmothe grows tomatoes.
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His mother is a lawyer__his father manages a store.
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Harry and Tia are here today __ Jesse and Teya are absent.
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I packed the following for our trip __ books, games, and an iPod.
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Uncle Sam ordered these items __ a shovel, a sled, and skates.
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In some areas, rain falls every day__ the showers are brief.
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Please make appointments for these students__ Paolo, Jack, Chris, and Andre.
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There are more than sixty cultures__ each has its own language.
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To whom it may concern__
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AJ and Kahron went to Six Flags __ they got on so many rides.
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Danger__ this medicine could cause drowsiness.
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Most people are keeping up with Read Your Way__ some are falling behind and don't have enough credits.
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We left the house at 5__00 pm so we could arrive at the birthday party on time.
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