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Rule 2: Use a semicolon between the two independent clauses of a compound sentence joined by a coordinate conjunction if commas are also used in the sentence.
Since you all seem desperate for him, I am sorry to inform you; but Mr. Jaggers is out with Pip today. He is unable to speak to any of you until tomorrow.
Rule 3: Use a semicolon before a conjunctive adverb that introduces a clause in a compound sentence.
I am very hard of hearing; nevertheless, I still enjoy having conversations with new people.
Rule 4. Use a semicolon to separate phrases or clauses of equal rank which contain commas. The semicolon in such sentences brings clarity of meaning.
The people that help me and my wife around the house are the cooks, who make our meals; the maids, who clean the house; and the baby sitters, who take care of the kids.
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