Is the hyphen used in British publications in lieu of the em dash?
I've seen the hyphen used (in place of the dash) in 'The Guardian' and 'The BBC'. Is this okay to do? Would you ever use the hyphen as a replacement for the em dash? Or is this heavily frowned upon and out-and-out wrong? I think it looks good; the em dash is too dang long.
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