Punctuating with Dragon Professional Individual

By Stephanie Diamond

Part of Dragon Professional Individual For Dummies Cheat Sheet

If you can train yourself to do it, it’s great to add punctuation with Dragon Professional Individual as you dictate. Here’s how to insert common punctuation marks as you speak.

Punctuation Mark Spoken Form
. Period (or Dot,
or Point)
! Exclamation Mark (or
Exclamation Point)
? Question Mark
, Comma
‘s Apostrophe Ess
& Ampersand
: Colon
; Semicolon
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. . . Ellipsis
$ Dollar Sign