- Los dos puntos se usan delante de enumeraciones.
There are many different things on the menu: pizza, pasta, burger, meat, fish, vegetable.
- Se usan al comienzo de un discurso directo.
The teacher said: "It is hot outside; let us go swimming for the day."
- Se usan delante de explicaciones
We could not see a thing: everything was hidden in the thick fog.
The direction is clear: straight on for another 200 km.