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I don't know there is one rule that applies to this. However, I would write the quoted list using the actual letters, not the phonetic representations, and I would use commas to suggest the pauses that would typically occur in the speech, e.g., "I love her because A, she makes me laugh, B, she's very caring, C, she really gets me as a man, and D, I love her ...


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Punctuation is a matter of style, and as such you should be guided by your manual of style. I use the Chicago Manual of Style, which by explanatory text and examples makes the following recommendations for in-line lists: Do not use a colon to introduce a list that is a complement or object of something in the preceding text. I think we can extend this to ...


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Sentence 2 is correct. You are referring to three distinct objects, so your noun and verb must both be plural. The noun and the verb must agree in number. The adjectives don't matter. Some more examples: My brother and sister are silly, but my mother is not. My brothers are silly, but my sister is not. And now with adjectives: My pink and white dress is ...



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