Word Usage

Using Between for Date or Number Ranges

When using “between” to specify a date or number range, we must replace the hyphen with and.

Incorrect:   Demirkent served in senior executive roles between 1936-68.

Correct:      Demirkent served in senior executive roles between 1936 and 68.

So, please do not add a hyphen between numbers or dates, if you are constructing the phrase with “between”.

You may find a related article on dashes in here.