<pc>

<pc> (punctuation character) contains a character or string of characters regarded as constituting a single punctuation mark. [17.1.2. Below the Word Level 17.4.2. Lightweight Linguistic Annotation]
Moduleanalysis
AttributesAttributes att.global (@xml:id, @n, @xml:lang, @xml:base, @xml:space) (att.global.rendition (@rend, @style, @rendition)) (att.global.linking (@corresp, @synch, @sameAs, @copyOf, @next, @prev, @exclude, @select)) (att.global.analytic (@ana)) (att.global.facs (@facs)) (att.global.change (@change)) (att.global.responsibility (@cert, @resp)) (att.global.source (@source)) att.segLike (@function) (att.metrical (@met, @real, @rhyme)) (att.datcat (@datcat, @valueDatcat)) (att.fragmentable (@part)) att.typed (@type, @subtype) att.linguistic (@lemma, @lemmaRef, @pos, @msd, @join) (att.lexicographic.normalized (@norm, @orig))
forceindicates the extent to which this punctuation mark conventionally separates words or phrases
Status Optional
Datatype
Legal values are:
strong
the punctuation mark is a word separator
weak
the punctuation mark is not a word separator
inter
the punctuation mark may or may not be a word separator
unitprovides a name for the kind of unit delimited by this punctuation mark.
Status Optional
Datatype
preindicates whether this punctuation mark precedes or follows the unit it delimits.
Status Optional
Datatype
Member of
Contained by
analysis: w
dictionaries: form
msdescription: origDate
textcrit: lem rdg
textstructure: dateline docImprint
transcr: line zone
May contain
Declaration
element pc
{
   tei_att.global.attributes,
   tei_att.segLike.attributes,
   tei_att.typed.attributes,
   tei_att.linguistic.attributes,
   attribute force { "strong" | "weak" | "inter" }?,
   attribute unit { text }?,
   attribute pre { text }?,
   ( text | tei_model.gLike | tei_c | tei_model.pPart.edit )*
}
Example
<phr>
 <w>do</w>
 <w>you</w>
 <w>understand</w>
 <pc type="interrogative">?</pc>
</phr>
Example

Example encoding of the German sentence Wir fahren in den Urlaub., encoded with attributes from att.linguistic discussed in section [ID AILALW in TEI Guidelines].

<s>
 <w pos="PPERmsd="1.Pl.*.Nom">Wir</w>
 <w pos="VVFINmsd="1.Pl.Pres.Ind">fahren</w>
 <w pos="APPRmsd="--">in</w>
 <w pos="ARTmsd="Def.Masc.Akk.Sg.">den</w>
 <w pos="NNmsd="Masc.Akk.Sg.">Urlaub</w>
 <pc pos="$.msd="--join="left">.</pc>
</s>