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Em Dash

Start by reading this article about the em dash.

Summary

An em-dash is an extra-long hyphen that looks like this:

Em dashes are versatile. Here are some examples:

Do not put a space before or after your em-dashes!

How do you insert an em-dash?

Inserting an em dash can be tricky, as the method depends on the program or computer that you are using.

To insert an em dash on a Chromebook, follow these instructions:

Here is an article with a fuller explanation.