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Affable: - easy to talk to; kind and polite.The students found Bob to be affable when he came to talk to them about tractors and lawn mowers.
NOTES ON CAPITALIZATION
When to capitalize following a colon:Capitalize the first word after a colon, if it begins a complete sentence. Here is my position on the proposal: We cannot start this project without a GoFundMe campaign; a bake sale alone will not bring in enough funds.
BUTDo not capitalize after a colon if what follows is a list or a phrase. The following positions have been filled: accountant, shop foreman, and driver.
How to capitalize in a salutation Dear Madam My dear Stanley Dear Cousin Joan My dear Friend Most Honorable Judge Baker
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