When appositives have commas inside them, what punctuation is used instead to enclose the appositive?
Example: To her, the young man__a broad, six feet tall giant__seemed menacingly close.
A pair of dashes
What role does the dash play in the following sentence?
Example: It was in the echo of that terrified woman's footfalls that I first began to know the power I had - the ability to strike fear into others through my menacing visage.
It separates the appositive from the rest of the sentence