- Omar can only think of one thing: scoring goals.
- Alberto dreamed of the best way to end the season: winning the championship.
- Francisco will have two responsibilities during the game: stop the forward from advancing and get the ball up to Ramon x
- There are three things I love in my life: my family, my friends, and my team.
- Try associating colons with lists and other ways of naming things successively, such as a grocery list. For example: “There are so many things I need to purchase for the party: balloons, streamers, food, soda, gifts, and plates.”
- Remember, there is still need for an ‘and’ before the last word you are listing when using a colon. For example: “There are so many things I need to purchase for the party: balloons, streamers, food, soda, gifts, and plates.”
- When a colon follows quoted matter, the colon goes outside the quotation marks. For example: "There were three people to whom he sang 'The Girl From Ipanema': his mother, his sister and his best friend."
- If a colon is followed by a complete sentence, capitalize the first word after the colon. For example: "While in Venice, he did something he had never done before: He took a gondola ride."
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