Brackets Punctuation in Writing
The proper use of brackets in writing.
Brackets [ ]
not to be confused with parentheses ( ) are used:
To enclose words and phrases independent of the sentence; as in, explanatory notes, omissions, and comments that are not written by the author.
· They arrived in America and in the following year  founded one of the first plastics manufacturing plants in the country.
· Through all the obstacles, he [Henry] remained optimistic about the future demand for the automobile.
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