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Union University Dept of Language

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Quick Source for Capitalization and Preferred Spelling

  • a lot
  • a.m., p.m.
  • bachelor's degree
  • backyard
  • best-seller
  • biblical
  • call letters
  • campuswide
  • catalog (general reference)
  • catalogue (Union's)
  • child care
  • coed
  • co-op
  • courseload
  • coursework
  • co-worker
  • database
  • department chair
  • doctoral degree or doctorate
  • email
  • faculty members
  • freelance, freelancer
  • fundraiser, fundraising
  • God
  • godly
  • health care
  • home page
  • home school, home-schooled, home-schooler, home schooling
  • internet
  • master's degree
  • Middle East
  • missionary-in-residence
  • percent
  • online
  • outpatient
  • policymaker
  • post-master's
  • post-Renaissance
  • postwar
  • scholar-in-residence
  • spokesman or spokeswoman
  • touch-screen
  • university (general reference)
  • University (all Union references)
  • University-wide
  • vice president
  • webcam
  • web camera
  • webcast
  • website
  • well-informed
  • ZIP code

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