My intention isn't to shout, it's just that if I want a word emphasized in a
sentence structure for some reason, exclamation marks are the only way I see
to do it.
For instance suppose someone claimed that any game where you here the sounds
around the character is a first person game, whether it's shades of doom or
I would want to say that because first person games give you the action from
the character's immediate location and point of hereing, you cannot class a
2d side scroller as first person sinse you could here sounds a good way back
to the left and behind you just as clearly as ones in front.
Thus shades of doom Is! a first person game while Super Liam is Not!
I wish here to emphasize the catagorize I am using to make it clear what is
and is not, just as I would in speech, however the only tool of emphasis I
have in text is the exclamation mark.
If! I! wrote! Like! this! then you can assume I'm shouting.
Beware the grue!
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