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Parentheses ( ( ) ) are used to separate information that is not necessary to the structure or meaning of the surrounding text.
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Within the conventions of theatrical scriptwriting, parentheses are used to enclose stage directions meant explicitly for the actor, not to be spoken aloud.
In pursuit of such experiences, Parentheses succeeds in capturing their complexity: "Time expands as a result of anxiety.
Elle demontre d'abord cette affirmation a partir d'une approche linguistique qui lui permet d'etudier les effets varies crees par les differents types de parentheses (et de tirets) dans le roman et de differencier celles qui se situent dans la continuite du texte de celles qui etablissent une discontinuite.
VICTIMS NEW OR AMENDED YEAR PROSECUTIONS CONVICTIONS IDENTIFIED LEGISLATION 2004 6,885 3,026 39 2005 6,593 4,766 41 2006 5,808 3,160 21 2007 5,655 (490) 3,427 (326) 28 2008 5,212 (312) 2,983 (104) 30,961 26 2009 5,606 (432) 4,166 (335) 49,105 33 The numbers in parentheses are those of labor trafficking prosecutions and convictions.
The overwhelmingly vast majority of Cummings's hundreds of poems include parentheses in any number of forms.
The first efficient implementation of balanced string of k multiple types of parentheses and bitmaps for several queries have been proposed in [CGW + 98, CLL01, MR01] whenever k = O(1).
For example, abbreviations are often spelled out to help the reader understand what we mean, while parentheses may indicate that some information is relatively less important than that in the rest of the sentence.
Parentheses are used in mathematics to indicate that certain computations should precede other computations, and also to shorten expressions by virtue of the "distributive law" that says A x (B + C) = (A x B) + (A x C).
To spell out the bonus words, unscramble the letters in parentheses.
Should I incorporate the emoticon into the closing of the parentheses (giving a dual purpose to the closing parenthesis, such as in this case :-); simply leave the emoticon up against the closing parenthesis, ignoring the bizarre visual effect of the doubled closing parenthesis (as I am doing here, producing a double-chin effect :-)); or avoid the situation by using a different emoticon (some emoticons are similar :-D), placing the emoticon elsewhere, or doing without it (i.
Metronome markings also are included, and I applaud me decision to put them in parentheses, since modern interpretations of these standards often vary widely in tempo.
The musical parentheses of jaunty sea chanteys at the beginning and end of each disk contribute not only a sense of continuity, but also lend a realistic old New England seacoast flavor to the tale.