Aug 26th 2009 5:52AM @ROFLPanda
You missed a space before the dash in your post.
The comma after "note" isn't required - you only need commas after things in quotes if the quotes signify someone speaking. The sentence would read much better if it was:
"Lots of people associate "..." with a nervous sigh or, prolonged "note" if you will, at the end of a statement."
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